Upper Great Lakes Family Health Center Awarded Funding as a National Quality Leader
Monday, October 5, 2015
Upper Great Lakes Family Health Center was among 61 Health Centers nationwide awarded funding as a National Quality Leader and the only Health Center in Michigan to receive this recognition.
“Being named a National Quality Leader is a big honor for Upper Great Lakes Family Health Center,” said Donald Simila, Chief Executive Officer, Upper Great Lakes Family Health Center . “All of our nine locations are among the highest quality performers when compared to national standards and benchmarks in key clinical areas.”
The award included $42,529 in additional funding through the Affordable Care Act for the Health Center to expand current quality improvement systems and infrastructure, and improve primary care service delivery in the community.