West Des Moines, IA – Telligen, a 100-percent employee-owned population health company, was awarded the prestigious Quality Improvement Trailblazer Award for 2023. The award was presented by CIVITAS Networks for Health at their annual conference held in National Harbor, MD.

The Quality Improvement Trailblazer Award recognizes organizations that demonstrate exceptional innovation and impact in the realm of quality improvement initiatives. Telligen’s groundbreaking work in identifying and impacting quality measures has set a new standard in the industry. Their ability to turn data into actionable information has been instrumental in driving improvements in healthcare outcomes.

“We are honored to receive this recognition, and it’s a great acknowledgement of the work our employee owners do to impact lives and improve health across the nation,” said Bruce Grotenhuis, Vice President, Federal Health Solutions, Telligen.

Telligen’s commitment to quality measurement and risk stratification has been exemplified through their work with the Oklahoma Health Management Program. Utilizing their proprietary system Qualitrac®, Telligen employs population health analytics tools to identify individuals at risk of developing chronic conditions. The company’s innovative approach to stratification based on factors such as costs, chronic conditions, and healthcare utilization has yielded impressive results. By focusing on health coaching and community resource navigation, Telligen ensures that individuals receive the care they need to improve their health outcomes.

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About Telligen
For more than 50 years, Telligen has been transforming lives and economies by improving health. Telligen serves commercial clients and government programs at the federal, state and local level, improving health outcomes for millions of people nationwide. For more information, visit