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Geisinger - Kistler Clinic

PCMH Certified 2011

175 South Wilkes Barre Boulevard

Wilkes-Barre, PA 18702

(570) 829-2621

webapps.geisinger.org

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Diabetes Care

Process Measures Measures how often physician practices are performing recommended tasks.
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  Geisinger - Kistler Clinic CCI Avg US Avg Top 10% Nationally
Average Blood Sugar Level Measured in Past Year    N/A 95% 90% 94%
Retinal Eye Examination    47% 55% 58% 75%
Patients with an LDL Test in Past Year    N/A 91% 86% 91%
Tested for Nephropathy or Already Under Treatment    75% 83% 84% 90%

Intermediate Outcome Measures Measures physician practice effectiveness in managing diabetes.

  Geisinger - Kistler Clinic CCI Average    
Patients with Blood Pressure Less than 140/90    77.5 % 85.2 % Higher is Better
Patients with Blood Sugar Levels Over 9% (Poorly Controlled)    27.5 % 18.4 % Lower is Better