Posts Tagged "Los Gatos"

Sutter Medical Network Physician Groups Honored for Quality Health Care

Posted on Sep 24, 2013 in Quality

The Integrated Healthcare Association (IHA), a renowned industry leadership group in California, today recognized six physician organizations connected to Sutter Health as leaders in medical care quality.

 Nearly 200 physician groups, representing approximately 35,000 physicians who provide care for about 10 million patients, participate in the IHA statewide Pay for Performance (P4P) program. In addition to celebrating top performers, IHA honored physician organizations that demonstrated the most quality improvement from 2011 to 2012. Sutter Medical Network members honored include:

 Sacramento/Central Valley Region

San Francisco/Oakland Bay Area

“We’ve been focused for several years on transforming how we deliver medical care; integrating doctors and hospitals and proactively managing the unique health needs of patients, not just when they need medical attention but before they get sick,” said Jeff Burnich, M.D. senior vice president and executive officer for the Sutter Medical Network. “IHA’s P4P awards help us evaluate and recognize our progress on this long-term goal.”

Read More

New Medical Offices Coming to South Bay Area

Posted on Apr 27, 2012 in Expanding Access

Palo Alto Medical Foundation, Los Gatos campusPalo Alto Medical Foundation (PAMF) announced that it will open three medical clinics in the Los Gatos area.

“Offering our health care services at these new sites in Los Gatos is a terrific occasion,” said Elizabeth Vilardo, M.D., PAMF’s regional president who will oversee medical operations in the South Bay. “At present, neither PAMF nor Sutter Health has affiliates in the Los Gatos or West San Jose area, so we look forward to caring for this community.”