MDwise recognizes Indiana medical professionals for outstanding quality and service

8/27/2015
 
INDIANAPOLIS – MDwise, a local Indiana-based nonprofit health care company focused on serving uninsured and underserved Hoosiers, recently honored 17 medical professionals and provider offices with Star Performer Awards. The professionals received this recognition for going above and beyond to provide high levels of quality and service to patients.
 
  • ABC Pediatrics, PC – 6750 Calumet Avenue in Hammond
  • Eskenazi Health Center Blackburn – 2700 W Dr. Martin Luther King Jr Street in Indianapolis
  • Family Medicine of South Bend P.C. – 6301 University Commons in South Bend
  • Family Medicine Center – 750 Broadway in Fort Wayne
  • Franciscan Physician Network, Broadway Health Center - 9470 Broadway in Crown Point
  • Franciscan Physician Network, Omni Family Health Center - 221 South Route 41 in Schererville
  • Mohammad Hussain, M.D., St. Mary’s Medical Center – 3900 Washington Avenue in Evansville
  • Indiana Health Center (IHC) Kokomo – 3118 S Lafountain in Kokomo
  • IU Health Physicians Family Medicine – 1520 N Senate Avenue in Indianapolis
  • Iyer Pediatric Care Clinic, Saint Catherine Hospital – 4320 Fir Street in East Chicago
  • Nassim and Associates PSC – 2305 Green Valley Rd in New Albany
  • Northside Pediatrics Associates PC – 2400 Northpark in Columbus
  • Ozoigbo Ikechukwu, M.D., Mercy Family Health Center - 3804 Southland Ave in Kokomo
  • Parkview Physicians Group Family Medicine – 104 Nicholas Place in Avilla
  • Riley Physicians Pediatrics – Georgetown – 4880 Century Plaza Road Ste 250 in Indianapolis
  • St. Vincent Medical Group – 8901 Township Line Rd Ste 50 in Indianapolis
  • Union Associated Physicians (UAP) Clinic – 221 S 6th Street in Terre Haute
 
“These offices and individuals are a wonderful representation of the quality service our providers give their communities and we are proud to have a partnership with her,” said Katherine Wentworth, chief president and interim CEO of MDwise. “The Star Performer Award allows us to recognize the providers in our network who go above and beyond to provide a high level of service to our members.”
 
MDwise sought out specific criteria when selecting the Star Performer honorees, including achieving measures of clinical performance, best practice implementation, patient outreach and compassion. Also important was having a shared passion for quality throughout the office.
 
To further recognize the hard work of these individuals, MDwise has launched web pages that feature interviews with staff from each honored office. To read those interviews, go to MDwise.org/starperformers

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About MDwise

MDwise is an Indiana-licensed nonprofit health maintenance organization offering health care benefits to 300,000 Medicaid members. Since 1994 MDwise has provided access to compassionate, high-quality, coordinated health care and education to Medicaid members in communities throughout Indiana.
 
MDwise is a provider-owned health plan with a large network of doctors, specialists and hospitals located throughout the state. By meeting the basic requirements of the National Committee for Quality Assurance’s (NCQA’s) rigorous standards for consumer protection and quality improvement, MDwise was awarded NCQA’s accreditation status of Accredited for service and clinical quality. Ninety-seven percent of MDwise members surveyed would recommend MDwise to their family and friends. For more information, visit MDwise.org.


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