Northwest Metro Alliance Five-Year Results Show Improved Quality, Costs Lower Than Metro Average

08/10/2015 | HealthPartners
A new report by an accountable care organization formed by Allina Health and HealthPartners shows continued improvement in the quality of care while slowing cost increases to a rate that is about 30 percent below the Twin Cities metro average.The Northwest Metro Alliance was launched in 2010 to serve patients who receive care at five Allina Health Clinics, four HealthPartners Clinics and Mercy Hospital and its affiliated specialists in the northwest suburbs of the Minneapolis-St. Paul metropolitan areas.