MARINA DEL REY, Calif., June 23, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Heritage Provider Network (HPN) the nation's leading physician led managed care organization, is proud to announce HPN and its family of medical groups has earned Elite Status for providing top quality care from the California Association of Physician Groups (CAPG) 2016 Standards of Excellence™ Survey. This is the 9th consecutive year HPN has achieved Elite Status in the CAPG survey. (www.heritageprovidernetwork.com)
"This award recognizes the dedicated, hard work of all of our medical groups and their respective teams' commitment to patient centered, cost effective community oriented healthcare, improving outcomes and changing lives," said Dr. Richard Merkin, President and CEO of HPN.
CAPG's Standards of Excellence™ Survey scores 190 medical group members in 38 states, Washington DC and Puerto Rico assessing the ability to deliver an overall improved patient experience, improved population health, and better overall affordability.
HPN received the coveted Elite Status of Excellence for its medical groups in all categories including Care Management Practices, Health Information Technology, Accountability and Transparency and Patient Centered Care.
"I want to congratulate Dr. Merkin and Heritage on achieving consistent Elite status for all their medical groups participating in SOE®," said Donald Crane, CAPG's President and CEO. "Heritage continues to serve as a valuable model of improved patient care coordination delivering the highest quality of value based healthcare."
Elite Status in all categories of the survey was achieved by HPN's family of medical groups including:
- Affiliated Doctors of Orange County
- Sierra Medical Group
- Regal Medical Group
- Lakeside Medical Group
- Lakeside Community Healthcare
- Heritage Victor Valley Medical Group
- High Desert Medical Group
- Heritage Physician Network
- Desert Oasis Healthcare
- California Coastal Physician Network
- Bakersfield Family Medical Group
Heritage Provider Network, Inc. (HPN) is on the cutting edge of the accountable care model of healthcare delivery: coordinated, patient-doctor centric, integrated healthcare systems that represent the future of healthcare in the United States. HPN and its affiliates operate in California, Arizona and New York providing high quality, cost effective healthcare to close to one million individuals and are dedicated to quality, affordable healthcare, and putting patients' wellness first. (www.heritageprovidernetwork.com)
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