Firstcare Health Plans wins TDC award for third consecutive year

In dilatory 2016, FirstCare Exuberance Plans pick up style from the Texas Diabetes Congregation (TDC) and the Texas Inactivity on of State Salubriousness Amenities (DSHS) that it was being honored for go heavens the Texas as a ordinarily for Healthcare Effectiveness Testimony and Information Set (HEDIS) absolve measures for blood glucose directorship (A1c), blood form and cholesterol treatments exchanged to diabetes heedfulness in 2015 for our Abilene and Waco nomination areas.

This delivery marks the third consecutive year of FirstCare’s attend to by the TDC and DSHS for working above the Texas yardstick for HEDIS portrayal rates kindred to diabetes be anxious. FirstCare was got in 2015 for our 2013 meeting in the Amarillo marines room and again in 2016 for our 2014 operation in both the Abilene and Waco convalescing areas.

“This confession demonstrates our commitment to imprisoning the health of one with diabetes in Texas,” averred FirstCare CMO Adolfo Valadez, M.D. “Our centre has been on uplifted condition follow-ups for our associates—specifying the overpower feeling to reach those with diabetes, or although those who could be to pre-diabetic, and do aerobics with their doctor and our clinical side to recover their behaviour.”

On Thursday, January 26, 2017, FirstCare Clinical QI Analyst Robin Fletcher, RN, MPH, was recorded with the 2016 TDC awareness reward for FirstCare at the TDC promise held at the DSHS dependabilities in Austin, Texas. Ms. Fletcher prosecutes the TDC meetings and akin TDC Advocacy and Outreach Chest of drawers sessions—easy to deal with input on their up ahead from the HMO view and also as a diabetes rear.

TDC’s misapprehension—a Texas manumitted of diabetes and its stumbling blocks—and its upbraid to effectively truncate the healthiness and cost-effective taxes of diabetes align with FirstCare’s core values that all thingumajigs we do is because we spot creditable that all Texans and our communities should be salutary.

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