It can be a shock to hear that you need heart surgery. Knowing QualityPath has done the homework to help you find quality care is comforting. “I found the best care and peace of mind.” That was Nguyen Tran’s response when asked about his QualityPath experience after triple-bypass heart surgery.
How can you help employees find high-quality, fairly-priced health care? One option is providing insights and information at enrollment meetings and other employee gatherings. That’s where Bob Reichling, an employee at Lands’ End, learned about QualityPath.
The Alliance has created QualityPath program cards for all enrollees that are eligible for the QualityPath program.
I recently compared QualityPath standards for hospitals and clinics that offer CT and magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) scans to Consumer Reports’ list of five issues that you should consider before getting radiation-based imaging.
Reducing pain after surgery is important. But the pain medication prescribed for QualityPath patient Patty Stalheim made her very sick. Dr. Lamson prescribed an alternative medicine but her health benefits didn’t cover it. That’s where Margie Czechowicz stepped in.
The QualityPath Program has been up and running for almost two years. As a new and “market- disrupting” initiative, we are watching this program carefully. We want to ensure that we are accomplishing our aim of better care for patients at lower costs. Check and check!