Boone County Family Medicine Receives Award
UnitedHealthcare recently recognized more than 20 care providers in Iowa, including Boone County Family Medicine, Boone, with the 2015 UnitedHealthcare PATH Excellence in Patient Service Awards for their commitment to improving health outcomes for people enrolled in its Medicare Advantage plans.
- The percentages of eligible UnitedHealthcare Medicare Advantage members who received a breast cancer screening or colorectal cancer screening;
- The percentage of members with diabetes who received an eye exam; and,
- The percentage of members who received advice from their doctor to maintain or enhance their level of physical activity.
“The care providers in Iowa who earned a PATH Excellence in Patient Service Award deserve recognition for their commitment to improving our plan participants’ health and well-being,” said Efrem Castillo, M.D., chief medical officer of UnitedHealthcare Medicare & Retirement. “These awards are one of the ways we are supporting the transition to a value-based health care system that rewards physicians for the quality of care they deliver to the people we serve.”
Pictured, left to right: Angi Ellsworth, BCFM Clinic Manager, Cindy Hickle, BCFM Health Coach, and Meredith Cunningham, Practice Performance Manager, United Healthcare