NCQA Provider Recognition - Heart and Stroke

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We are pleased to announce that the National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA) and the American Heart Association have recognized fifteen Pacific Medical Centers physicians for providing outstanding care to our patients with cardiovascular disease or who have had a stroke.NCQA seal

These physicians are in the Heart/Stroke Recognition Program and are part of an elite group of physicians who are publicly recognized for their skill in providing the highest-level cardiovascular care.

The Heart/Stroke Recognition Program, jointly developed by the NCQA and the American Heart Association, was launched in 2003. This voluntary program is designed to recognized physicians who use evidence-based measures and provide excellent care to persons with cardiovascular disease or who have had a stroke.

The following physicians at Pacific Medical Centers were recognized for providing excellent care:

Beacon Hill:
Wm. Richard Ludwig, MD
Canyon Park:
Lisa Ivanjack, MD
First Hill:
Philip Massey, MD
Christopher Smith, MD, FACP
Jeffrey Cantor, MD
Karen Hibbert, MD
Walter Fong, MD, FACP
Martha Ways, MD, FACP
Kemi Nakabayashi, MD, FACP
Totem Lake:
E. Kai Hansen, MD
James Lund, MD

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