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To the Editor In their study of the pilot program of the Rhode Island Chronic Care Sustainability Initiative, Rosenthal et al1 attributed the minimal (and with 1 exception, nonsignificant) improvements they observed to a specific model, the patient-centered medical home. In an accompanying Invited Commentary, Grumbach2 urges an even more positive interpretation of these results; he argues for the widespread adoption of the patient-centered medical home model.2
Himmelstein DU, Woolhandler S. Did Extra Resources or the Medical Home Model Improve Care?. JAMA Intern Med. 2014;174(6):1008. doi:10.1001/jamainternmed.2014.770