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Volume 40, Issue 6
Publication date: December 1, 2014
Expiration date: December 1, 2017

What is a Medical Home? — Ob-Gyns as Primary Care Providers
Jeffrey M. Rothenberg, MD, MS (Moderator)
Chief Medical Officer, University Hospital, Indiana University Health; Associate Professor of Clinical Obstetrics and Gynecology, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, Indiana

Lisa M. Hollier, MD, MPH
Professor of Maternal-Fetal Medicine, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Baylor College of Medicine; Medical Director, Obstetrics and Gynecology, Texas Children’s Health Plan Center for Children and Women, Houston, Texas

M. Kathryn Menard, MD, MPH
UpJohn Distinguished Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Vice Chair for Obstetrics; Director, Maternal-Fetal Medicine, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of North Carolina School of Medicine, Chapel Hill; Physician Lead, Pregnancy Medical Home Program, Community Care of North Carolina, Raleigh, North Carolina

Learning Objectives
After completing this activity, the physician should be better able to:
1. Discuss the concept of a medical home and review the history of how the current state has been developed.
2. Describe how ob-gyns can function as primary care providers within a medical home.
3. Identify different ways that ob-gyns can create, support, and get involved with medical homes.
4. Discuss how ob-gyns can integrate with other providers to realize the benefits of a medical home.
5. Compare and contrast 2 successful medical home models that integrate ob-gyns as providers.
6. Generate ideas that may help organize and integrate ob-gyns into a medical home model.

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