IHN Honors Outstanding Performing Clinics
Integrity Health Network recognized three clinics for outstanding performance at our recent annual meeting.
The Integrity Health Network 2011 Achievement Award was given to the primary care clinic that demonstrated the highest level of achievement within the network for a publically reported quality improvement measure. The award went to Northland Family Physicians for their outstanding accomplishment of attaining a 48% rate for Optimal Diabetes Care.
The Integrity Health Network 2011 Improvement Award was given to the primary care clinic that has demonstrated the greatest percentage of improvement over one year within the network for a publically reported quality improvement measure. This award went to Iron Range Clinic for their outstanding improvement in Optimal Diabetes Care, improving from 12% to 34% in one year.
Finally, our 2011 Specialty Clinic Award was given to a specialty clinic that demonstrated its commitment to the value and importance of quality improvement programming in specialty care through its self-initiation and consistent investment in quality. This award went to Northland Ear, Nose and Throat Associates for their innovative and comprehensive process for monitoring and improving the care and follow up of patients with head and neck cancer and patients receiving chemotherapy.
Congratulations to the physicians and staff of these three clinics for setting an example of Integrity’s mission and vision.