DeNardin Family Practice is your Patient-Centered Medical Home and is presently working to achieve the highest level of recognition through the National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA)

What is a Patient-Centered Medical Home?

  • A team approach to providing total health care at our office for you.


Who is part of your Patient-Centered Medical Home team?

  • Your health care provider
  • All other staff at your health care provider’s office
  • Most-importantly-YOU! You are the most important person on your health care team. Patient-Centered is a way of saying that you are the focus of your healthcare


What do you need to do as part of your Patient-Centered Medical Home team?

  1. Keep your medical home providers informed!
    • Let your health care provider know about care you receive from other health care professionals
    • Call your medical home first with questions and appointment requests before you go to an Urgent Care or Emergency Room
  • Call our office during regular business hours at: 716-839-1690
  • After hours and on weekends call us at: 716-839-1690
  • Let your medical home know if you have been in the hospital. CALL YOUR PROVIDER AS SOON AS YOU ARE DISCHARGED FROM THE HOSPITAL
  • Let your medical home know of any change in your medications after a hospital stay or from another health care provider
  • Bring all your medications or a list of all your medications with you to each visit at your medical home
  1. Take an active role in your own health
    • Follow the health care plan that you and your team agreed upon
    • Set goals that you can reach. Once these goals have been reached, discuss new goals.
    • Tell your team if you’re having trouble staying with your care plan or it is not working for you

What can your Patient-Centered Medical Home do for you?

  • Help you manage your health care
  • Help answer all your health questions
  • Listen to your concers
  • Coordinate your care if additional services are needed
  • Encourage you to play an active part in your own health care

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