CSMG Health Screenings

Regularly screening patients for conditions such as breast cancer, high cholesterol, colorectal cancer or diabetes enables Cedars-Sinai Medical Group doctors to detect and treat serious diseases early. Early detection and treatment of conditions such as cancer, diabetes and heart disease gives patients the greatest chance for successful outcomes.

In California, medical groups participating in the statewide Integrated Healthcare Association's Pay for Performance Program provide data on their health screening rates.
 

Cedars-Sinai Medical Group2011
Breast cancer screening85.4%
Cholesterol testing97.1%
Colorectal cancer screening76.0%
Diabetes care - Testing Blood Sugar92.5%


The data above come from the medical groups participating in the statewide Integrated Healthcare Association's Pay for Performance program.

Clinical quality data were provided by the following plans: Aetna, Blue Cross, Blue Shield, CIGNA, HealthNet, Pacificare and, if applicable, by the physician organization.

Data for the clinical quality summary statistics were provided by participating physician organizations and the following plans: Aetna, Blue Cross, Blue Shield, CIGNA, Health Net and PacifiCare.

More information about medical group ratings is available from the California Office of the Patient Advocate.