At its annual conference in San Diego, CAPG recognized Brown & Toland Physicians as an “Elite” medical group in the organization’s Standards of Excellence survey for the 10th year in a row.
“We are honored to have been recognized with this award for a decade,” said Richard Fish, CEO of Brown & Toland Physicians. “The bar for the Standards of Excellence ranking is high, and this honor reaffirms Brown & Toland’s commitment to providing clinical excellence, innovative programs and a truly patient-centered care experience, all built on a solid foundation of healthcare technology and customized care management services.”
Brown & Toland Physicians was among 71 physician groups across the country recognized as Elite physician groups. Standards of Excellence is a voluntary survey assessing how well physician groups deliver excellent patient experiences, improve population health and increase affordability. The results are based on performance in the following six categories:
- Care management practices
- Health information technology
- Accountability and transparency
- Patient-centered care
- Group support of advanced primary care
- Administrative and financial capability
CAPG is the nation’s leading association for and the voice of physician organizations practicing coordinated, quality care. Its membership comprises more than 210 multispecialty medical groups and independent practice associations (IPAs) across 40 states, the District of Columbia, and Puerto Rico. For more information about the survey and results, visit capg.org.
About Brown & Toland Physicians Founded in 1992, Brown & Toland Physicians is a leading network of independent doctors focused on delivering personalized, high quality and affordable healthcare to the San Francisco Bay Area. Brown & Toland’s 2,100 physicians, who care for more than 300,000 HMO and PPO patients, are dedicated to improving care through a number of patient-centered programs and use of electronic tools such as an electronic health record, which helps doctors coordinate and deliver care. The group is leading the way forward in healthcare with its patient-centered medical home, My Health Medical Group and by participating in multiple accountable care projects for both HMO and PPO patient populations. To learn more, visit brownandtoland.com.