America’s Physician Groups Standards of Excellence member survey recently recognized physician organizations in the Sutter Health Plus network with top honors. The following physician organizations received prestigious “elite” five stars rating:
- Brown & Toland Physicians
- Palo Alto Medical Foundation
- Sutter East Bay Medical Foundation
- Sutter Gould Medical Foundation
- Sutter Medical Foundation
- Sutter Pacific Medical Foundation
In addition, Affinity Medical Group, a Sutter Health Plus network physician organization, achieved an “exemplary” rating (four stars) in the 2018 survey.
The annual appraisal uses rigorous performance measures to evaluate medical groups, health systems, and independent practice associations that are members of the trade association and participate in the survey voluntarily. The 122 participants nationwide were scored in care management practices, information technology, accountability and transparency, patient-centered care, and group support of advanced primary care.
America’s Physician Groups posts member ratings publicly to help consumers evaluate physician organizations’ technical quality, patient experience, and affordability. Click here for a complete listing of survey results.