NQF Awards

2007 - NQF Awards
High-quality information | HealthPartners wins annual NQF award for efforts putting data to workócutting complications and improving outcomes
By Elizabeth Gardner | March 05, 2007 | Basic Web Basic Web Subscription Details
George Isham was visiting last year at one of the ophthalmology practices that contracts with HealthPartners, the Minnesota integrated health system where he is the chief health officer and plan medical director. Isham was gratified, though perhaps not astonished, to hear that the ophthalmologists could tell which of their diabetic patients were covered by HealthPartners just by examining their retinas, because so few of them suffered from the retinopathy that afflicts so many with diabetes.

NQF Award — 2007 Photo Gallery
March 05, 2007 | Basic Web Basic Web Subscription Details
The annual NQF award recognizes a healthcare organization for its proactive and exemplary response to the national call for quality improvement and accountability.

Quality, service winners
By Melanie Evans and Andis Robeznieks | January 29, 2007 | Print Magazine Print Magazine Subscription Details
Two health systems won separate awards for quality and community service last week. HealthPartners, Bloomington, Minn., was named winner of the National Quality Healthcare Award from the National Quality Forum, and Memorial Healthcare System, Hollywood, Fla., won the $100,000 Foster G. McGaw Prize for excellence in community service.

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