Featured Clinics

This display highlights the top 10 clinics that helped their adult patients with vascular disease meet specific goals for recommended care.

The statewide rate is 62% for all reporting clinics.

This means that for every 100 adult patients with vascular disease, 62 met specific goals for recommended vascular care. 

How the clinics compare

Quality care for vascular disease includes meeting specific treatment goals:

  • Blood pressure is less than 140/90 mmHg
  • Taking a statin if needed to manage cholesterol
  • Being tobacco-free
  • Taking an aspirin daily, if appropriate

The featured clinics had rates between 81% and 77% - well above the statewide rate of 62% but still showing room to improve.

The MNHealthScores' Featured Clinics list is based on clinic performance for recommended vascular care for adults.

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Data source and dates

This report is based on information from patients who visited their doctor between January 1, 2016 and December 31, 2016.

Rating (%) Clinic Name Location
81 Fairview Lakeville Clinic Lakeville, MN
79 Fairview Eagan Clinic Eagan, MN
78 Fairview Crosstown Clinic Edina, MN
78 Fairview Bloomington Lake Xerxes Bloomington, MN
78 HealthEast Heart Care-Stillwater Clinic Stillwater, MN
78 Fairview Riverside Family Practice Minneapolis, MN
78 Park Nicollet Clinic - Golden Valley Golden Valley, MN
77 Fairview Prior Lake Clinic Prior Lake, MN
77 Sanford Moorhead Clinic - Internal Medicine Moorhead, MN
77 Fairview Oxboro Clinic Bloomington, MN

Standards of Care

Standards of care are treatment guidelines that are generally accepted by health care professionals as valid and supported by sound scientific evidence.

Treatment

The main goals of quality vascular care are to help control blood pressure and cholesterol (LDL), be free of tobacco, and take an aspirin every day if appropriate.

 
Support

Sucessfully controlling vascular disease helps you stay healthy and avoid health problems such as strokes, blood clots, and aneurysms. We encourage you to talk with your provider if you would like more information on how to manage your condition. Explore the Better Care resources on MNHealthScores to learn more about how to partner with your health care provider, and learn more about quality care for vascular disease.

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