UnityPoint clinics receive Level 3 "medical home" certification
Monday, May 06, 2013 2:52 PM
UnityPoint Clinic Family Medicine at Grimes and Internal Medicine at Lakeview have been recognized as level 3 Patient Centered Medical Homes.The designation by the National Committee for Quality Assurance, is the highest level of achievement patient-centered medical homes can receive. The two clinics follow national guidelines for treating chronic and preventative conditions, with a primary focus on hypertension, diabetes, adult preventative medicine and well-child services. Other UnityPoint Clinic (formerly Iowa Health Clinic) locations are expected to adapt the model within the coming year.