SMG St. Johns recognized for outstanding immunization rates

 Published: June 9, 2016

Congratulations to Sparrow Medical Group St. Johns! Caregivers’ attention to health history details and providing excellent Patient care earned the practice an award for Outstanding Immunization Rates and Michigan Care Improvement Registry Documentation (MCIR) from The Mid-Michigan District Health Department.

SMG St. Johns ranked among the top three practices in Clinton, Gratiot, and Montcalm counties for up-to-date immunization rates among its Patients. The St. Johns practice achieved 71 percent Patient immunization as compared to the state average of 65 percent.

MCIR is a lifespan immunization registry that coordinates vaccination information on Michigan citizens of all ages. The registry benefits health care organizations by consolidating immunization information from multiple providers into a comprehensive immunization record that allows providers to view up-to-date Patient immunization histories in one system.

Sparrow Medical Group St. Johns provides primary care and coordinates access to specialty services through consultant staff. Primary care physician services include Family Practice, Pediatrics, and internal Medicine. The practice is located in the Professional Building attached to Sparrow Clinton Hospital at 901 South Oakland Street in St. Johns.