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Receive up to a $2,500 reimbursement to help offset costs associated with your virtual PCMH program! The Virtual PCMH Application is now available for Cohorts One, Two, and Three Statewide Healthcare Innovation Plan (SHIP) clinics. The application closes Monday, July 9, 2018. Additional details are provided in the application.

The goal of the SHIP virtual Patient-Centered Medical Home (PCMH) is to improve access to primary care services in rural and underserved areas through Community Health Emergency Medical Services (CHEMS), Community Health Workers (CHW), and telehealth programs. SHIP cohort clinics with at least one of these programs may apply for designation as a virtual PCMH. Designated clinics will receive up to a $2,500 reimbursement to help offset program costs.

Questions? Please email RuralHealth@dhw.idaho.gov or call the Bureau of Rural Health & Primary Care at (208)-334-0669.