NH Purchasers Group on Health
The NH Purchasers Group is comprised of leadership from the State of New Hampshire Employee and Retiree Health Benefit Plan; the University System of New Hampshire; and the New Hampshire School Health Care Coalition, a joint labor/management partnership providing health benefits to public employees throughout the state.
Our vision for health is one that is centered on:
- Primary Care. A robust, high performing primary care, aligned with the Joint Principles of the Patient Centered Medical Home.
- Quality. Aligned with quality indicators endorsed by the professional societies and articulated by the National Quality Forum (NQF) and Ambulatory Quality Alliance (AQA).
- Efficiency. Seeks out, implements and incents the use of Evidence Based Medicine (EBM) guidelines and identifies unnecessary duplication of services.
- Technology. The investment for technological advancement is for proven technologies and devices that have demonstrated an improvement in quality outcomes such as Electronic Medical Records and Electronic Prescribing.