HealthFront has selected the recipients of its 2005 Excellence in Quality Awards.
HealthFront has selected the recipients of its 2005 Excellence in Quality Awards. The awards were designed around the Chronic Care Model. All applications for the awards were reviewed by a team of clinical and quality improvement experts.
In order to receive HealthFront Excellence in Quality Award for Comprehensive Disease Management provider organizations were required to demonstrate an outstanding ability to organize and manage care for patients with Diabetes, Coronary Artery Disease, or Asthma or to demonstrate the ability to manage the delivery of preventive services in a systematic manner.
Sioux Valley Health Plan has been awarded a 2005 Special Recognition Award for Comprehensive Disease Management.
HealthFront is a 501(c) 3 not for profit organization based in the Twin Cities. HealthFront offers, employers and consumers a forum where they can work together to improve access to quality healthcare. In addition to the annual Excellence in Quality Awards, HealthFront conducts a competition for the Innovation in Healthcare Quality Award. HealthFront also performs surveys of patient satisfaction and other assessments of quality of care. Under a major federal grant, HealthFront works with medical groups, purchasers and payers to better understand how payment policies can be designed to support quality.Learn more about the Sioux Valley Health Plan.