Express Clinics…offering great care 7 days per week!
Located inside the Cottage Grove & Oakdale Hy-Vee stores
Next to the Pharmacy
No Appointment Necessary
New hours effective Jan. 18, 2020:
M-F: 7 am – 7 pm; Sat & Sun: 9 am – 6 pm
Convenience care for patients 18 months and older, including:
-Minor illnesses & injuries
-Blood pressure checks
-School-age sports & camp physicals for those younger than 18 years of age
-Common vaccines for ages 12 years and older
HEALTH & WELLNESS
Diabetic Support Group
January: No meeting
February 6: More info to come!
Minnesota Community Measure
2018 Cost of Care Report Summary*:
In 2018, the average total cost of care (TCOC) for commercially insured patients cared for by Minnesota primary care providers was $596 per month. Entira Family Physicians is $486.
The analysis in this report is based on claims data for 2018 from the four health plans with the largest commercially-insured patient populations in Minnesota:
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Minnesota, HealthPartners, Medica Health Plans, and Preferred One.
Risk adjusted Total Cost of Care comparisons are:
Entira Family Clinics: $486
University of MN Physicians: $670
Mayo, Rochester: $1095
*From 2018 Minnesota Community Measurement Report
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Articles & Awards
The 2019 Top Doctors have been announced in the Mpls St. Paul magazine! Congratulations to the following providers; they were nominated for this honor by doctors and registered nurses for the exceptional patient care they provide:
Dr. Timothy Hernandez (West St. Paul Clinic)
Dr. David Thorson (White Bear Lake-Banning Avenue Clinic)
Dr. Theresa Wollan (Vadnais Heights Clinic)
We are proud of our staff who drive meaningful improvements in health, experience and affordability!
HealthPartners awarded Entira Family Clinics GOLD at their Partners in Excellence Awards Ceremony on Tuesday, Nov. 12, 2019. The categories are:
Care & Treatment, Behavioral Health
Care for Chronic Conditions, Primary Care
Getting Care & Information, Primary Care
Quality of Care & Communications, Primary Care
Dr. Brandon Ng (Inver Grove Heights clinic) was given the Resident Teacher Award by Society of Teachers of Family Medicine (STFM) in June 2019. The Resident Teacher Award recognizes teaching contributions by residents. Each family medicine residency program can give this award annually to the resident who has best demonstrated interest in and commitment to family medicine education. Congrats to our own Dr. Ng!
Dr. Joseph Saccoman (North St. Paul clinic) was nominated and received an award from Fulcrum Health. His personal approach exemplifies team-based care for patients in our community. Congratulations on being an award recipient!
Dr. James Benzie (West St. Paul clinic) wrote an article, “My Declaration of Independence.” It was published in the Minnesota Family Physician, Fall 2019 issue. The article gives a great perspective about independent family physicians and clinics. We are happy to have Dr. Benzie on our team!
Lillie Suburban Newspapers 2019 Reader’s Choice Awards
Best Family Physician: Entira Family Clinics-Como/Roseville clinic received this award from the readers of the Roseville Review.
Best Place for Healthcare: Entira Family Clinics-Inver Grove Heights clinic received this award from the readers of South-West Review.
Best Place for Healthcare: Entira Family Clinics received this award from the readers of Ramsey County-Maplewood Review.