louisiana NEWS

Louisiana Doctors Awarded for Patient-focused Care

10/29/2015
Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Louisiana rewarded 14 area doctors for their top performance for patient care in the Quality Blue Primary Care program. These local doctors achieved health quality scores in the top 10th percentile for patients with one of the program’s four targeted conditions: diabetes, hypertension, vascular disease, and chronic kidney disease.
 

They are among 58 recognized statewide by Blue Cross for the role they play in improving the health and lives of Louisianians, while helping to hold down costs.

Quality Blue Top Performers – Baton Rouge Area

Top Performers in Hypertension Care:
Timothy Bella, Bella Family Medicine; Brad Gaspard, Baton Rouge Family Medical Center; Adrian Landry, Baton Rouge Clinic; Lauren Moore, Baton Rouge Family Medical Center – Livingston; Rebecca Treuil, Baton Rouge Clinic; Vasanthi Vinayagam, Primary Care Group; Edmund Vinci, Baton Rouge Clinic.

Top Performers in Kidney Care:
Lara Falcon, Baton Rouge Clinic; Brad Gaspard, Baton Rouge Family Medical Center; Vasanthi Vinayagam, Primary Care Group.

Top Performers in Diabetes Care:
Andrea Brown, Baton Rouge General Physicians – Plaquemine; David Wayne Fontenot, Baton Rouge Clinic; Brad Gaspard, Baton Rouge Family Medical Center; Edmund Vinci, Baton Rouge Clinic; Eric Waguespack, Baton Rouge Clinic; Robert Wood, Baton Rouge Family Medical Center; Michael Yorek, Baton Rouge Family Medical Center.

Top Performers in Vascular Care:
Roan Flenniken, Highland Clinic; Brad Gaspard, Baton Rouge Family Medical Center; Adrian Landry, Baton Rouge Clinic; Eric Waguespack, Baton Rouge Clinic; Robert Wood, Baton Rouge Family Medical Center.