Awards and Recognition
We are proud of our local and national reputation for delivering high-quality, patient-centered care that's built on evidence-based clinical standards. Our CEO, physicians group, clinical facilities, and medical home have earned several prestigious awards and recognition.
Group Health has been recognized as a "Best Place to Work for LGBT Equality" by the Human Rights Campaign after receiving a 100 percent rating on the 2013 Corporate Equality Index.
Group Health has been named a leader in health care equality for lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) patients in the Healthcare Equality Index (HEI) 2012 report.
Group Health's Medicare coverage is ranked ninth nationally, and received the highest score for health care quality in the Northwest.
NCQA's Physician Practice Connections — Patient-Centered Medical Home program awarded all of our Group Health Medical Centers clinics for the vital role our clinicians and clinical practices play in delivering high-quality, patient-centered care that's built on nationally recognized clinical standards.
For the sixth straight time, Group health received the most "above regional average" scores of the 81 participating medical groups in the Puget Sound region.
The American Medical Group Association (AMGA) recently awarded Group Health Physicians its 2010 Acclaim Award — marking the first time a medical group has received this prestigious award on its first try.
Group Health Cooperative's 2013 Medicare HMO Plan Receives Highest Star Rating for Quality and Service
Group Health Cooperative's Clear Care Medicare Advantage health plan has received a five stars rating from The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services for 2013.
Our commercial health plan was ranked No. 56 among 483 health insurance plans in the country by the National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA) Health Insurance Plan Rankings for 2011-2012-Private.
For the 12th year in a row, Group Health has received an "excellent" accreditation from NCQA for its HMO commercial and Medicare plans.