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HMO report card rates Kaiser ‘excellent’
Sacramento Business Journal

Kaiser Permanente’s doctors — and its HMO — were the only medical group and health plan in the Sacramento region to get “excellent” ratings for standard of care in a new state quality report released Thursday. When patients weighed in, Kaiser’s South Sacramento doctors, Sutter Medical Group doctors across the region and Mercy-affiliated Woodland Clinic Medical Group rated “excellent” for care in the 2011 Health Care Quality Report Card released by the Office of the Patient Advocate. The agency was established in 2000 to represent the interest if HMO members in California.