Best Practice Compendiums
Clinical Best Practices
AMGA Foundation partnered with Novartis
Pharmaceuticals Corporation to develop the Heart
Failure Best Practices Case Studies. Participating
groups include: Centura Penrose-St. Francis Hospital,
Cleveland Clinic, Kelsey-Seybold Clinic, Mercy Clinic
East Communities, NorthShore University HealthSystem, OhioHealth
Mansfield, Premier Medical Associates, Springfield Clinic, Summit
Medical Group, TriHealth, USMD Holdings, Inc., The Valley Hospital,
and Watson Clinic.
AMGA partnered with Optum and Pfizer Inc. to develop Adult
Immunization Best Practices Case Studies from initiatives that
demonstrated improved vaccination rates, particularly among
patients with a high risk for complications related to pneumococcal
disease and influenza. Participating groups: Community Physician
Network, The Iowa Clinic, P.C., Riverside Medical Group, Springfield
Clinic, SwedishAmerican Health System, UMass Memorial Medical
Group, and Watson Clinic.
AMGA partnered with AbbVie to develop the Best Practices in
Managing Patients with Rheumatoid Arthritis Compendium.
Participating Groups: Advocate Medical Group, Colorado Springs
Health Partners, Cornerstone Health Care, Geisinger Health System,
Group Health, HealthCare Partners, Kelsey-Seybold Clinic, Ochsner
Health System, Premier Medical Associates, Springfield Clinic,
Summit Medical Group (NJ), Su;er Medical Group, The Polyclinic,
University of Rochester, USMD Holdings, Inc., Virginia Mason
Medical Center, Watson Clinic, and Wilmington Health.
Multiple Chronic Conditions
AMGA partnered with Merck Sharp & Dohme Corp. to develop Best Practices in Managing
Patients with Multiple Chronic Conditions Compendium, which includes case studies of
initiatives that have led to improvement in patients with more than one chronic condition.
Participating Groups: Advocate Medical Group, A;nity Medical Group, Arch Health Partners,
Dartmouth-Hitchcock Physicians, Fletcher Allen Health Care, Intermountain Healthcare,
Mercy Clinics, Mercy Medical Group, Novant Medical Group, PriMed Physicians, ThedaCare
Physicians, and University of Pi;sburgh Medical Center.