Education Links

Clinics Earn Distinction as Patient-Centered Medical Home

The National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA) announced that all of The Physician Network primary care and internal medicine clinics in Lincoln, Nebraska received NCQA Patient-Centered Medical Home (PCMH) Recognition for using evidence-based, patient-centered processes that focus on highly coordinated care and long-term, participative relationships.

Congratulations to Autumn Ridge Family Medicine, Antelope Creek Family Physicians, East Lincoln Internal Medicine, Family Health Physicians, Holy Family Medical Associates, Prairie Lake Family Medicine, Southwest Family Health and Stevens Creek Family Medicine. PCMH Recognition provides a team approach to your health care with complete, coordinated care. The PCMH team consists of your physician, nurse, social worker, medical assistant, health coach, scheduler and you.

You are a full partner in your own health care, and we'll help you build a plan to address your health goals. PCMH Recognition is associated with:

  • Better care results
  • Improved care and patient experience
  • Ongoing partnerships with your health care team
  • Lower costs and fewer hospital readmissions

As part of this team-approach to your wellness, we are including several education links below. We encourage you to be informed about your health, and to also discuss any concerns or challenges with your health care team.

Article links

American Diabetes Association Diabetes Basics   
American Association of Diabetes Educators Self Care Behaviors Handouts

Hypertension (High Blood Pressure)
American Heart Association High Blood Pressure
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Getting Blood Pressure under control
High Blood Pressure Resources

American Lung Association - Asthma

Low Back Pain
National Institute of Health Back Pain Handout