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 Improvement in Chronic Illness Care - Overall
The 20 practices listed below were in the top 10% of our partner practices in terms of improvement from 2011-12 to 2013 - 14 on our key measures in diabetes, high blood pressure or heart failure. As a result, they earned Better Health gold stars for their outstanding improvement
The Cleveland Clinic
Beachwood Family Health Care
Heart Failure
Fairview Family Medicine
High Blood Pressure
Richard E. Jacobs Health Center
High Blood Pressure
Solon Family Health Center
Heart Failure
Stephanie Tubbs Jones Health Center
Diabetes | High Blood Pressure
Willoughby Hills Family Health Center
Heart Failure
Neighborhood Family Practice
Ridge Road Office
Diabetes
HealthSpan
Avon Medical Center
Diabetes
Cleveland Heights
Medical Center
Diabetes
Concord Medical Center
Diabetes
Rocky River Medical Center
Diabetes
Care Alliance
St. Clair Office
Diabetes
The MetroHealth System
Asia Town Health Center
Diabetes | High Blood Pressure
Beachwood Health Center
High Blood Pressure
Broadway Health Center
Heart Failure
MetroHealth Medical Center -
Internal Medicine
High Blood Pressure | Heart Failure
Senior Health and Wellness Center
High Blood Pressure
Thomas F. McCafferty Health Center
Heart Failure
Westlake Health Center
Diabetes | High Blood Pressure
West Park Health Center
High Blood Pressure
Outstanding Improvement in Chronic Illness Care - Medicare
The 12 practices listed below were in the top 10% of our partner practices in terms of improvement from 2011 to 2013 - 14 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 improvement.
The Cleveland Clinic
Beachwood Family Health Center
Heart Failure
Fairview Family Medicine
Diabetes
Richard E. Jacobs Health Center
High Blood Pressure
Stephanie Tubbs Jones Health Center
Diabetes | High Blood Pressure
Willoughby Hills Family Health Center
Heart Failure
Neighborhood Family Practice
Ridge Road Office
Diabetes
The MetroHealth System
Asia Town Health Center
High Blood Pressure
Brooklyn Health Center
Diabetes | High Blood Pressure
MetroHealth Medical Center -
Faculty/Residents Practice
Heart Failure
MetroHealth Medical Center -
Family Practice
Diabetes
MetroHealth Medical Center -
Internal Medicine
Heart Failure
West Park Health Center
High Blood Pressure
Outstanding Improvement in Chronic Illness Care - Commercial
The 13 practices listed below were in the top 10% of our partner practices in terms of improvement from 2011 to 2013 - 14 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 improvement.
The Cleveland Clinic
Stephanie Tubbs Jones Health Center
Diabetes | High Blood Pressure
Willoughby Hills Family Health Center
Heart Failure
Neighborhood Family Practice
Ridge Road Office
Diabetes
HealthSpan
Cleveland Heights
Medical Center
Heart Failure
Rocky River Medical Center
Diabetes
The MetroHealth System
Broadway Health Center
Diabetes
Brooklyn Health Center
Diabetes
J. Glen Smith Health Center
High Blood Pressure
Lee-Harvard Health Center
High Blood Pressure
MetroHealth Medical Center -
Family Practice
High Blood Pressure
MetroHealth Medical Center -
Internal Medicine
High Blood Pressure
Senior Health and Wellness Center
Diabetes | High Blood Pressure
West Park Health Center
High Blood Pressure
Outstanding Improvement in Chronic Illness Care - Medicaid
The 5 practices listed below were in the top 10% of our partner practices in terms of improvement from 2011 to 2013 - 14 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 improvement.
The MetroHealth System
Asia Town Health Center
High Blood Pressure
Broadway Health Center
Diabetes | High Blood Pressure
Brooklyn Health Center
Diabetes
MetroHealth Medical Center -
Faculty/Residents Practice
Diabetes | Heart Failure
West Park Health Center
High Blood Pressure
   
Outstanding Improvement in Chronic Illness Care - Uninsured
The 7 practices listed below were in the top 10% of our partner practices in terms of improvement from 2011 to 2013 - 14 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 improvement.
The Cleveland Clinic
Main Campus
Diabetes
Solon Family Health Center
High Blood Pressure
Neighborhood Family Practice
Ridge Road Office
Diabetes
The MetroHealth System
MetroHealth Medical Center -
Faculty/Residents Practice
High Blood Pressure
MetroHealth Medical Center -
Internal Medicine
High Blood Pressure
Middleburg Heights November
Family Health Center
Diabetes
West Park Health Center
High Blood Pressure