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Sutter Health Plus Network Physician Organizations Earn Awards for Quality, Patient Experience

Posted by on Sep 28, 2017 in Quality

Physician organizations in the Sutter Health Plus network received awards from the Integrated Healthcare Association (IHA), a renowned industry leadership group in California. Seven of those awards recognize excellence in clinical quality and/or patient-centered care.

Physician organizations honored for achieving a top 10 percent in their category, out of 200 physician organizations in California, include:

Clinical Quality, Top 10 Percent

  • Palo Alto Medical Foundation—Mills-Peninsula Division/Mills-Peninsula Medical Group
  • Palo Alto Medical Foundation—Palo Alto Foundation Medical Group
  • Sutter Pacific Medical Foundation—Sutter Medical Group of the Redwoods

Patient Experience, Top 10 Percent

  • Palo Alto Medical Foundation—Palo Alto Foundation Medical Group
  • Sutter Gould Medical Foundation—Gould Medical Group
  • Sutter Medical Foundation—Sutter Medical Group
  • Sutter Pacific Medical Foundation—Sutter Medical Group of the Redwoods

In addition, Sutter East Bay Medical Foundation received IHA’s Ronald P. Bangasser Memorial Award for Quality Improvement. This award recognizes a physician organization in the Bay Area that made exceptional strides in clinical quality between 2015 and 2016.