UCare held its 15th annual “A Salute to Excellence!” event Thursday evening, September 21, at the Delta Hotels in northeast Minneapolis to recognize 21 clinics and care systems with top results in 2022 Healthcare Effectiveness Data and Information Set (HEDIS) measures – including preventive care, disease management, behavioral health, maternity care, care transitions and medication management. Lakewood was honored for improving the health of UCare members enrolled in PMAP/MinnesotaCare plans.
“We are honored by this award as it shows the true dedication and care Lakewood employees give our patients,” said Lakewood’s Chief Medical Officer, Dr. Christine Albrecht. “Ensuring the health and well-being of our patients and community is our top priority and we appreciate the opportunity to be recognized for that commitment.”
“At UCare, we are deeply grateful for the extraordinary efforts our health care partners take to put their patients and UCare members first,” said UCare President and CEO, Hilary Marden-Resnik at the event. “This evening of celebration, gratitude and awards is one of the highlights of the year. We enjoy taking the time to recognize health care partners like you who enable us to fulfill our quality care promise to members.”