Ambulatory Care Network

Rate of Hemoglobin A1C Testing in Diabetic Patients
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ACN-Wide A1c Performance
July 2019

Hemoglobin A1c testing is important for monitoring patients with diabetes and should be done at least once per year.

Data source: Los Angeles County Department of Health Services’ electronic health record

Rate of Hospital Follow-Up within 7-Days of Discharge from a DHS Hospital
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Rate of Hospital Follow-up within 7 Days of Discharge from a DHS Hospital
July 2019

Follow-up within seven days of a hospitalization may improve how well patients do after they leave the hospital. We do our best to contact patients by phone and see them in the clinic if necessary.

Data source: Los Angeles County Department of Health Services’ electronic health record.

Patient Experience Focus Question
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Patient Experience Focus Question
May 2019

Improving communication from the provider to the patient enables them to better self manage their care.

Data Source: Press Ganey