VERONA, N.Y. – The Oneida Indian Nation has been notified by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services that its Oneida Nation Health Center has demonstrated “exemplary performance” in providing quality care to its patients and undertaking proper documentation to “benefit patients and improve overall quality of care to patients.”
The program award, based on the Government Performance and Results Act, measures performance in 21 different clinical areas – from cancer screening to dental care to diabetes management. Located on nation lands south of the City of Oneida, the health center serves as the medical facility for more than 2,300 American Indians living in central New York.
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