Awards & Recognition

Honored for Quality Health Care

Posted on Sep 20, 2012

P4P Award Winners: Left to right: Max Ingersoll, N.P.; Jessica Bobier, R.N.; Dr. Louis Wu; Tiffani Francis; and Cathy Connelly

(Left to right: Max Ingersoll, N.P.; Jessica Bobier, R.N.; Dr. Louis Wu; Tiffani Francis; and Cathy Connelly)

Sutter East Bay Medical Foundation (SEBMF) was named a Pay for Performance (P4P) “Top Performing” award winner by Integrated Healthcare Association (IHA), a renowned industry leadership group in California.

This distinguished award is given to physician organizations in California with the highest composite scores in three P4P quality measurements: clinical quality, patient experience and meaningful use of health information technology. A physician organization with an overall composite score that meets a comprehensive threshold based on the top 25 percent score for each measure included in P4P is designated a top performer.

“This is a tremendous achievement and recognition of our staff and physicians’ strong commitment to delivering high-quality, accessible and personalized care to our patients,” says Gary Zufelt, CEO. Read More

Nine Physicians Named Super Doctors by San Francisco Chronicle

Posted on Aug 9, 2012

Congratulations to the following doctors for being named San Francisco Super Doctors 2012® by the San Francisco Chronicle Magazine on Sunday, Aug. 5.

 

Seven SEBMF Doctors on 2012 U.S. News & World Report Top Doctors List

Posted on Aug 9, 2012

Congratulations to the following doctors for making the U.S. News & World Report Top Doctors list in 2012 and being identified as some of the nations best doctors based on a peer nomination process!

Two EBPMG Physicians Honored With Patient’s Choice Awards

Posted on Aug 1, 2012

Congratulations to Drs. Richard Singer and Nancy Wigginton, from East Bay Physicians Medical Group (EBPMG), who received the Sutter Medical Network’s (SMN) Patient’s Choice Award.

SMN’s Patient’s Choice Awards recognize two physicians in each region—one primary care and one specialist—whose patients reported consistently high satisfaction with their care and their overall experience in the Care Provider sections of the 2010 Press Ganey surveys. This is the first award for Nancy Wigginton, M.D., OB/GYN, and the second for Richard Singer, M.D., pediatrics.

Dr. Nancy Wigginton

Dr. Richard Singer

Dr. Richard Singer

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Both SEBMF Drs. Wigginton and Singer were identified by their patients as providing a quality and compassionate care experience—in a way that makes health care personal.

“We see these physicians as role models, showing we have it within us to create strong patient connections and experiences—an important factor for health care consumers choosing where they seek care,” says Jeff Burnich, M.D., senior vice president and executive officer of the Sutter Medical Network. Read More

2011 Awards

Posted on Mar 30, 2012

Here’s a brief list of some of our awards from 2011:

  • Sutter East Bay Medical Foundation achieved three out of four stars for meeting the National Standard of Care as publicly reported by the California Office of the Patient Advocate. Our ratings meet or exceed other medical group ratings in Alameda and Contra Costa counties.
  • SEBMF’s Diablo Division achieved a four- out of five-star rating by patients, as publicly reported by the California Office of the Patient Advocate.
  • SEBMF physicians Richard Singer, M.D., and Jonathan Ellman, M.D., were the East Bay Region recipients of the Sutter Medical Network Patient’s Choice Award for having consistently high satisfaction ratings by patients regarding their care.

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