From Nick Kashey, M.D.: Our time to shine
Exciting changes that will elevate both the status and the importance of our network are taking shape in the early months of 2020. Legacy Health has committed to evolve into a leader of population health management, and move beyond the fee-for-service, transactional model in favor of performance-based systems. Read the full story to learn how your relentless pursuit of excellence and quality in care will help set the pace for the entire organization.
Quality Corner: Diabetic eye exams
Meeting performance targets for diabetic eye exams continues to be a challenge. Help us reach our 61% measure goal by learning what is working for primary care and ophthalmology groups that partnered with LHP to get patients in for their exams. Ready the whole story.
Preliminary 2019 scorecards
It’s time to review your preliminary scorecard. You can view both provider and practice citizenship measures from 2019 on the scorecard that your LHP Field Operations Adviser recently sent to you. You still have an opportunity to submit an appeal if you believe our records are inaccurate. Read the whole story.
Extension: Board and committee apps now due Monday, Feb. 10
We have extended our deadline through the weekend to give you a few extra days to apply for one of our remaining board or committee seats. Please see below for a list of open positions, and submit your application by 8 a.m. on Monday, Feb 10.
Current board and committee openings
Board of Managers – One open seat for a pediatric provider; independent and Legacy employed
providers eligible to apply; preference for pediatric specialty representation
Finance and Contracting Committee – Open seats for 4-7 providers; all specialties eligible to apply;
preference for adult primary care and adult specialty representation
Clinical Collaboration and Performance Improvement Committee – One open seat for either a
radiology provider or administrator; preference for provider representation
The provider-led board and committees meet monthly to provide direction and make decisions that are critical to the development of the clinically integrated network. Members receive an annual stipend for their service.
Questions? Call 503-415-5109 or email LegacyHealthPartners@lhs.org.