Transforming Health Care, Together
Better Health is proud to honor 40 practices from all six of its reporting health systems with its 2013 - 2014 Gold Stars. The practices listed here have earned special recognition for their high achievement and outstanding improvement on crucial measures of care for patients living with diabetes, high blood pressure, and heart failure. Congratulations to all of our partners listed below, and to their patients!

Outstanding Achievement in Chronic Illness Care - Overall
In 2013 - 14, the 22 practices listed below had quality scores in the top 10% of our partner practices on our key measures in diabetes, high blood pressure or heart failure. As a result, they earned Better Health gold stars for their outstanding achievement.
The Cleveland Clinic
Main Campus
Diabetes
Solon Family Health Center
Diabetes
Strongsville Family Health Center
Heart Failure
Louis Stokes Cleveland
Veterans Administration
Medical Center
Diabetes | High Blood Pressure
HealthSpan
Avon Medical Center
High Blood Pressure
Chapel Hill Medical Center
High Blood Pressure
Cleveland Hts Medical Center
Heart Failure
Concord Medical Center
Diabetes | High Blood Pressure
Fairlawn Medical Center
High Blood Pressure
Kent Medical Center
High Blood Pressure
Medina Medical Center
Diabetes
Parma Medical Center
Heart Failure
Rocky River Medical Center
Diabetes | High Blood Pressure
Strongsville Medical Center
Diabetes | Heart Failure
Willoughby Medical Center
Diabetes
The MetroHealth System
Asia Town Health Center
Diabetes | High Blood Pressure
Lee Harvard Health Center
High Blood Pressure
MetroHealth Medical Center -
Faculty/Residents Practice
Heart Failure | High Blood Pressure
MetroHealth Medical Center -
Family Practice
Diabetes
MetroHealth Medical Center -
Internal Medicine
Heart Failure | High Blood Pressure
Senior Health and Wellness Center
Diabetes
West Park Health Center
Diabetes
Outstanding Achievement in Chronic Illness Care - Medicare
In 2013 - 14, the 23 practices listed below had quality scores in the top 10% of our partner practices on our key measures in diabetes, high blood pressure or heart failure for patients with Medicare insurance. As a result, they earned Better Health gold stars for their outstanding achievement.
The Cleveland Clinic
Independence Family Health Center
Diabetes
Lakewood Family Health Center
Heart Failure
Main Campus
Diabetes | Heart Failure
Solon Family Health Center
Diabetes
Strongsville Family Health Center
Heart Failure
Louis Stokes Cleveland
Veterans Administration
Medical Center
Diabetes | High Blood Pressure
HealthSpan
Avon Medical Center
High Blood Pressure
Bedford Medical Center
Diabetes
Chapel Hill Medical Center
High Blood Pressure
Cleveland Heights
Medical Center
Diabetes | Heart Failure
Concord Medical Center
High Blood Pressure
Fairlawn Medical Center
Diabetes | High Blood Pressure
Parma Medical Center
Diabetes | Heart Failure
Rocky River Medical Center
High Blood Pressure
Strongsville Medical Center
Diabetes
Willoughby Medical Center
Diabetes
The MetroHealth System
Asia Town Health Center
High Blood Pressure
Brooklyn Health Center
High Blood Pressure
Lee Harvard Health Center
High Blood Pressure
MetroHealth Medical Center -
Faculty/Residents Practice
Heart Failure | High Blood Pressure
MetroHealth Medical Center -
Family Practice
High Blood Pressure
MetroHealth Medical Center -
Internal Medicine
Heart Failure
West Park Health Center
Diabetes
Outstanding Achievement in Chronic Illness Care - Commercial
In 2013 - 14, the 13 practices listed below had quality scores in the top 10% of our partner practices on our key measures in diabetes, high blood pressure or heart failure for patients with Commercial insurance. As a result, they earned Better Health gold stars for their outstanding achievement.
Louis Stokes Cleveland
Veterans Administration
Medical Center
Diabetes | High Blood Pressure
HealthSpan
Avon Medical Center
High Blood Pressure
Chapel Hill Medical Center
High Blood Pressure
Cleveland Heights
Medical Center
Heart Failure
Concord Medical Center
Diabetes
Rocky River Medical Center
Diabetes | High Blood Pressure
Strongsville Medical Center
High Blood Pressure
Willoughby Medical Center
Diabetes
The MetroHealth System
Lee-Harvard Health Center
High Blood Pressure
MetroHealth Medical Center -
Family Practice
Diabetes | High Blood Pressure
MetroHealth Medical Center -
Internal Medicine
High Blood Pressure
Westlake Health Center
Diabetes
West Park Health Center
Diabetes
Outstanding Achievement in Chronic Illness Care - Medicaid
In 2013 - 14, the 8 practices listed below had quality scores in the top 10% of our partner practices on our key measures in diabetes, high blood pressure or heart failure for patients with Medicaid insurance. As a result, they earned Better Health gold stars for their outstanding achievement.
The Cleveland Clinic
Main Campus
Diabetes
The MetroHealth System
Brooklyn Health Center
High Blood Pressure
Lee-Harvard Health Center
High Blood Pressure
MetroHealth Medical Center -
Faculty/Residents Practice
Heart Failure
MetroHealth Medical Center -
Internal Medicine
High Blood Pressure | Heart Failure
Senior Health and Wellness Center
High Blood Pressure
West Park Health Center
Diabetes
Neighborhood Family Practice
Detroit Road Office
Diabetes | High Blood Pressure
   
Outstanding Achievement in Chronic Illness Care - Uninsured
In 2013 - 14, the 7 practices listed below had quality scores in the top 10% of our partner practices on our key measures in diabetes, high blood pressure or heart failure for uninsured patients. As a result, they earned Better Health gold stars for their outstanding achievement.
The Cleveland Clinic
Fairview Family Medicine
High Blood Pressure
Independence Family Health Center
Diabetes
The MetroHealth System
MetroHealth Medical Center -
Faculty/Residents Practice
High Blood Pressure
MetroHealth Medical Center -
Family Practice
Diabetes
MetroHealth Medical Center -
Internal Medicine
High Blood Pressure
Thomas F. McCafferty Health Center
Diabetes
Neighborhood Family Practice
Ridge Road Office
Diabetes