Northside Family Medicine, PC
12207 Pecos St. Suite 800
Westminster, CO 80234
What's New at Northside Family Medicine, Westminster, CO!
Same day appointments!
We are pleased to announce that we are now offering same day appointments for new and established patients who call before 3PM on a regular business day and have an insurance we accept or are self pay. We do this to help keep patient cost down by trying to help them get in when they know they have time and/or help them avoid a more costly Emergency room or urgent care visit. We just ask that you understand that we can't always offer the exact time you want and in fairness to those with appointments already scheduled, we may only be able to address the main issue at these visits.
Proof of the Quality of Care at Northside Family Medicine!
Recognition for Quality Diabetes Care
Dr. Tim Lewan, a board certified Family Medicine Physician, has had recognition for high quality diabetes care he provides since 2008 from NCQA. For more information go to www.ncqa.org.
Recognition for the quality of care for Heart Conditions and Stroke Patients
Dr. Tim Lewan has also attained recognition from NCQA for the high quality of care provided for patients with cardiac conditions or those who have had a stroke. For more information go to www.ncqa.org.
Premium Designation for Quality and Cost Efficiency from United Healthcare
Dr. Tim Lewan was also recognized for a third straight year by United Healthcare with a premium designation for both quality and cost efficiency of care! For more information click here and follow the information below. At the United Healthcare website choose search for physician and continue. On the next page choose any United Healthcare plan in part 2 and then in part 3 type in Dr. Lewan's last name and in part 4 put in a Colorado zip code and click continue and on the next screen click continue to get to the final webpage to see the designation and click on the "i" next to the UnitedHealth Premium Physician designation for more information about the program.
Quality and Cost Efficiency Awards from Cigna Healthcare
We are happy to announce that Dr. Tim Lewan has also recently been awarded the highest designations for Quality and Cost Efficiency from Cigna Healthcare.
Are You Tired of having to wait to get your prescription filled?
We can now send almost all of your prescriptions to your pharmacy of choice. That way it should be ready for you when you get there. Another way to cut down on our paper use as well!
Schedule your appointments online! Northside Family Medicine is proud to offer you the ability to schedule an appointment at our office online anytime. Pending availability, you can make an appointment for the same day and don't need to call our office to make the appointment! Please click Schedule an appointment at Northside Family Medicine to make the appointment. This link will redirect you to our website www.familydoctorinwestminster.com but it will give you an option to return to this website for further information.
Northside Family Medicine monthly newsletters a continued source of helpful information!
Check out the topics we have covered to date in our monthly newsletters below. You can sign up to receive our monthly newsletter by clicking on the "Contact us" tab above BUT READ ON FIRST. If you don't have an online consent form signed on record at our office please review the online consent information on our "Forms/Prep for visit" tab before requesting future newsletters be sent to your email. Please note that signing up for the newsletter indicates you agree with our online policies. Please let us know if you have any questions before signing up! You can also access the newsletters by clicking on the following links.
June 2010 Skin cancer and sunscreen.
July 2010 Part 1 Breast and Prostate Cancer.
August 2010 Part 2 Breast and Prostate Cancer.
September 2010 Flu Information.
October 2010 Pertussis and Meningitis.
November 2010 Holiday Tips for Stress/Weight.
December 2010 New Years Resolutions and help quitting smoking
February 2011 Supplements what is the buzz all about.
March 2011 Probiotics like Activia what are they good for?
April 2011 Vitamin D- is is the wonder Vitamin?
May 2011 Calcium and Osteoporosis
June 2011 Glucosamine and Chondroitan are they good for your joints?
July 2011 Fish oil- is it as good as the say?
August 2011 Coenzyme q10 Does it provide the energy we need?
October 2011 The Multivitamin- Does it cover a multitude of dietary sins?November 2011 Vitamin C- 'Tis the season for Vitamin C?
December 2011 Vitamin B12 Will it provide the energy you need?
January 2012 Zinc and cold prevention- will it keep the Doctor away?
February 2012 Green tea is it the drink for all?
Northside Family Medicine announces extended and Saturday hours.
We understand that 9-5 hours can be difficult for you to fit into your busy schedules. For that reason, Northside Family Medicine is now open until 6PM most Mondays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays. We also have added Saturday hours from 8 AM to Noon but make sure you check out availability. In addition, we are now offering the flexibility to schedule appointments at 8AM and 6PM most days of the week call us for more information on these appointments!
With our updated electronic check in we're going Greener!
Our touch screen check-in now allows us to have all that you put into the system drop directly into our electronic medical record. This will cut down even more on our paper consumption! But it also means that what you put into the system will update your demographic information so please make sure you double check you check in information to prevent problems.