At the River Falls, Ellsworth and Spring Valley Medical Clinics, we are committed to patient health and wellness and collaborate with health care partners to ensure our healthcare providers are on the cutting edge of patient care. Our pursuit of excellence has earned us the recognition of our peers. We're not bragging, but think it's important to share how much we care and want to be the healthcare campus of choice in Western Wisconsin.
Recognized for Quality of Care
2013 - Ellsworth Medical Clinic is among 30 clinics nationwide selected as an Exemplar Primary Care Practice by the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and Group Health Research Institute, who have teamed up on a new initiative to identify practice innovations that make primary care more efficient, effective, and satisfying to patients and providers. The Primary Care Team: Learning from Effective Ambulatory Practices (LEAP)
2012 - The National Committee for Quality Assurance announced that River Falls Medical Clinic has received Level 3 recognition from the Patient Centered Medical Home program for using evidence-based, patient-centered processed that focus on highly coordinated care and long-term participate relationships. River Falls Medical Clinic is proud to achieve the highest level of recognition from NCQA as this demonstrates our clinics commitment to patient centered care.
October 2012 Consumer Reports, Ellsworth Medical Clinic ranked number one in the western Wisconsin clinics when looking at optimal care for both diabetes and vascular disease. Spring Valley Medical Clinic ranked number three; and River Falls Medical Clinic ranked number five.
2012 Hypertension Control Champion by the Million HeartsTM initiative, a public-private effort by the Department of Health and Human Services to prevent a million heart attacks and strokes by 2017.
2011 Minnesota Community Measurement's showed the Ellsworth Medical Clinic was among the top performers out of 433 clinics in providing the best care for diabetes and vascular diseases.
HealthPartners Quality & Innovation Award 2008
Medica Innovation Award 2008
Buyers Health Care Action Group (BHCAG) for Optimal Cardiovascular Care
Buyers Health Care Action Group (BHCAG) for Optimal Diabetes Care
Health Front Excellence in Quality
Patient Choice Award
HealthPartners Outcomes Recognition for Tobacco Assessment/Advice in 2000 -- www.healthpartners.com
HealthPartners Outcomes Recognition for Patient Satisfaction in 2001, 2003 and 2005 -- www.heathpartners.com
HealthPartners Outcomes Recognition for Comprehensive CAD, 2003 -- www.healthpartners.com
Diabetes Care Award 2006, 2007
IMPACT Improving Diabetes through Primary Care Translation
American Diabetes Association May 8, 2006 - May 8, 2009 -- www.diabetes.org
Harvest Moon Barn Dance Sponsor 2006, 2007 and 2008 - www.freeclinicpiercestcroix.org
St. Croix County Business of the Year 2002 -- www.stcroixedc.com
River Falls Chamber of Commerce Business of the Year Award 2002 and 2007 -- www.rfchamber.com
Quality Innovators Recogntion by the River Falls Area Hospital - www.riverfallshospital.com
Friend of Public Health 2003
Mother Friendly Worksite 2003
Minnesota Community Measurement Top Performer -- Healthcare Quality Report 2005
Medical Group Management Association -- Superior Performance 2007
Doctor's Office Quality IT Project from Metastar