Transforming Health Care, Together
Better Health is proud to honor 51 practices from seven of its reporting health systems with 2016 Gold Stars. The practices listed here have earned special recognition for their high achievement and outstanding improvement on crucial measures of care for patients living with diabetes, high blood pressure, and heart failure. Congratulations to all of our partners listed below, and to their patients!

Outstanding Achievement in the Care of People with Chronic Illness
In our new report, 40 of our partner practices earned Better Health gold stars for their outstanding achievement in 2016. Each practice had quality scores in the top 10% (either overall, or within an insurance group – Medicare, Commercial, Medicaid or Uninsured) on our key measures in diabetes, high blood pressure, or heart failure.
The Cleveland Clinic
Beachwood Family Health Center
Diabetes
Brunswick Family Health Center
Heart Failure
Chagrin Falls Family Health Center
Diabetes | High Blood Pressure
Fairview Hospital -
Center for Family Medicine
High Blood Pressure
Independence Family Health Center
Diabetes | High Blood Pressure
Lakewood Family Health Center
Heart Failure
Main Campus
Heart Failure
Solon Family Health Center
Diabetes | Heart Failure
High Blood Pressure
Stephanie Tubbs Jones Health Center
Heart Failure
Strongsville Family Health Center
Diabetes | Heart Failure
High Blood Pressure
Willoughby Hills Family Health Center
Diabetes | High Blood Pressure
Lake Health System
Chardon Family Practice
Diabetes | High Blood Pressure
Mentor Internal Medicine
Diabetes
Willoughby Internal Medicine
Diabetes
The MetroHealth System
Bedford Medical Offices
Diabetes | Heart Failure
Brooklyn Health Center
Heart Failure | High Blood Pressure
Buckeye Health Center
Heart Failure | High Blood Pressure
J. Glen Smith Health Center
Heart Failure | High Blood Pressure
Lee-Harvard Health Center
High Blood Pressure
MetroHealth Medical Center -
Faculty/Residents Practice
Heart Failure | High Blood Pressure
MetroHealth Medical Center -
Family Practice
Diabetes | Heart Failure
High Blood Pressure
MetroHealth Medical Center -
Internal Medicine
Heart Failure | High Blood Pressure
Middleburg Heights November
Family Health Center
High Blood Pressure
Old Brooklyn – Senior Health
and Wellness Center
Diabetes | High Blood Pressure
Parma Health Center
High Blood Pressure
Rocky River Medical Offices
High Blood Pressure
Thomas F. McCafferty Health Center
Diabetes | High Blood Pressure
Westlake Health Center
Diabetes | High Blood Pressure
Northeast Ohio
VA Healthcare System
East Liverpool VA
Outpatient Clinic
High Blood Pressure
Mansfield VA Outpatient Clinic
Diabetes
McCafferty VA Outpatient Clinic
Diabetes
New Philadelphia VA
Outpatient Clinic
Diabetes
Parma VA Outpatient Clinic
Diabetes
Ravenna VA Outpatient Clinic
High Blood Pressure
Sandusky VA Outpatient Clinic
Diabetes | High Blood Pressure
Warren VA Outpatient Clinic
High Blood Pressure
Neighborhood
Family Practice
Detroit Shoreway
Community Health Center
Diabetes
Tremont Community
Health Center
Diabetes
W.117 Community
Health Center
Diabetes
St Vincent Charity
Medical Group
Medical Arts Building, Suite 120
High Blood Pressure
Outstanding Improvement in the Care of People with Chronic Illness
These 24 partner practices earned Better Health gold stars for their outstanding improvement from 2014 through 2016. Each of these practices was in the top 10% (either overall, or within an insurance group – Medicare, Commercial, Medicaid or Uninsured) in terms of their improvement over our last five reports on our key measures in diabetes, high blood pressure, or heart failure.
The Cleveland Clinic
Fairview Hospital -
Center for Family Medicine
Heart Failure
Richard E. Jacobs Health Center
High Blood Pressure
Solon Family Health Center
Heart Failure
Stephanie Tubbs Jones Health Center
Diabetes | Heart Failure
High Blood Pressure
Strongsville Family Health Center
Heart Failure
Neighborhood
Family Practice
Ridge Community
Health Center
High Blood Pressure
Tremont Community
Health Center
Diabetes
The MetroHealth System
Beachwood Health Center
Diabetes | High Blood Pressure
Broadway Health Center
Diabetes | High Blood Pressure
J. Glen Smith Health Center
Diabetes | High Blood Pressure
Lee-Harvard Health Center
Diabetes | High Blood Pressure
MetroHealth Medical Center -
Faculty/Residents Practice
Heart Failure
Old Brooklyn – Senior Health
and Wellness Center
Diabetes | High Blood Pressure
Thomas F. McCafferty Health Center
High Blood Pressure
Westlake Health Center
Heart Failure
Lake Health System
Chardon Family Practice
Diabetes
Madison Family Practice
Diabetes | High Blood Pressure
Mentor Family Practice
Diabetes | High Blood Pressure
Newbury Family Practice
Diabetes | High Blood Pressure
NorthCoast Family Practice
Diabetes | High Blood Pressure
Thomas Euclic Family Practice
Diabetes | High Blood Pressure
Willoughby Internal Medicine
Diabetes | High Blood Pressure
Willowick Primary Care
Diabetes | High Blood Pressure
North Coast Health
Diabetes