Medicare ACO Information

 

Medicare ACO

ACO Name and Location

Health Connect Partners, LLC
1801 SW Lind Avenue
Morin Building, 1st Floor
Renton, WA, 98057

Primary Contact Name

Dominique Buhl

Primary Contact Phone Number

503-893-7910

Primary Contact Email Address

Dominique.Buhl@providence.org


Organizational Information


ACO participants:

ACO Participants

ACO Participant in Joint Venture (Enter Y or N)

Pet/Ct Imaging At Swedish Cancer Institute Llc Y 

Swedish Edmonds

N

Providence Health & Services- Washington

N

PROVIDENCE HEALTH & SERVICES WASHINGTON N
Providence Health Serviceswa
N

St. Joseph Heritage Healthcare

N

PROVIDENCE HEALTH & SERVICES – WASHINGTON
N
Providence Health Services Wa
N
PROVIDENCE HEALTH & SERVICES – WA
N

PACMED CLINICS

N

Providence St. Joseph Medical Center

N

Swedish Health Services

N

Kadlec Regional Medical Center
N

ACO governing body:


Member

Member's Voting Power

Membership Type

ACO Participant TIN Legal Business Name/DBA, if Applicable

Last Name

First Name

Title/Position

Sadagopan

Deepak

ACO Chief Executive Officer

1

Other: ACO Chief Executive Officer

Providence Health & Services - Washington

Weidig

David

ACO Chief Medical Officer

1

Other: Chief Medical Officer

Providence Health & Services – Washington

Meadows

Richard

CMO Ambulatory
Kadlec

1

ACO Participant Representative

Kadlec Regional Medical Center

Biro

Bela

Administrative Director Accountable Care Services

1

ACO Participant Representative

Swedish

Martin

James

Medical Director and Associate CMO

1

ACO Participant Representative

Swedish

Yetman

Thomas

Chief Executive Providence Physician Group

1

ACO Participant Representative

Providence Health & Services –Alaska

Cunningham

Eve

Chief Medical Officer SW PMG, PPN Administration

1

ACO Participant Representative

Providence Health & Services – Washington

Davidson

Timothy

Chief Executive Physician

1

ACO Participant Representative

Providence Health & Services – Washington

Mokrohisky

Christy

VP Population Health Management St. Joseph Heritage Health

1

ACO Participant Representative

St. Joseph Heritage Health

Rogers

Terry

Medicare Beneficiary Representative, CEO for the Foundation for Health Care Quality

1

Medicare Beneficiary Representative

 

Medicare Beneficiary Representative

 

Dahbi Vik Chief Medical Officer
PacMed
1 ACO Participant Representative Pacific Medical Centers
Campbell Stephen Chief Medical Officer, Northwest Region 1 ACO Participant Representative
Providence Health & Services – Washington
Seppi Brian Chief Medical Officer 1 ACO Participant Representative
Providence Health & Services – Washington

Key ACO clinical and administrative leadership:


Deepak Sadagopan

ACO Executive

David Weidig

Medical Director

Amy Riedel

Compliance Officer

Dominique Buhl

Program Manager


Associated committees and committee leadership:


Committee Name

Committee Leader Name and Position

Operations, Analytics & Compliance Committee

Deepak Sadagopan – Chair

Governing Body Compliance Committee

Deepak Sadagopan – Chair 


Types of ACO participants, or combinations of participants, that formed the ACO:

  • ACO professionals in a group practice arrangement
  • Partnerships or joint venture arrangements between hospitals and ACO professionals
  • Hospital employing ACO professionals

Shared Savings and Losses

Amount of Shared Savings/Losses

Second Agreement Period

  • Performance Year 2017, $10,747,306

First Agreement Period

  • Performance Year 2016, $0
  • Performance Year 2015, $0
  • Performance Year 2014, $0

Shared Savings Distribution

Second Agreement Period

Performance Year 2017

  • Proportion invested in infrastructure: 0%
  • Proportion invested in redesigned care processes/resources: 0%
  • Proportion of distribution to ACO participants: 100%

First Agreement Period

Performance Year 2016

  • Proportion invested in infrastructure: N/A
  • Proportion invested in redesigned care processes/resources: N/A
  • Proportion of distribution to ACO participants: N/A

Performance Year 2015

  • Proportion invested in infrastructure: N/A
  • Proportion invested in redesigned care processes/resources: N/A
  • Proportion of distribution to ACO participants: N/A

Performance Year 2014

  • Proportion invested in infrastructure: N/A
  • Proportion invested in redesigned care processes/resources: N/A
  • Proportion of distribution to ACO participants: N/A

    Quality Performance Results

    2017 Quality Performance Results:

    ACO#

    Measure Name

    Rate

    ACO Mean

    ACO-1

    CAHPS: Getting Timely Care, Appointments, and Information

    81.82

    80.60

    ACO-2

    CAHPS: How Well Your Providers Communicate

    93.05

    93.13

    ACO-3

    CAHPS: Patients' Rating of Provider

    92.34

    92.31

    ACO-4

    CAHPS: Access to Specialists

    83.47

    83.32

    ACO-5

    CAHPS: Health Promotion and Education

    58.45

    62.30

    ACO-6

    CAHPS: Shared Decision Making

    77.69

    75.85

    ACO-7

    CAHPS: Health Status/Functional Status

    72.29

    73.05

    ACO-34

    CAHPS: Stewardship of Patient Resources

    20.42

    25.68

    ACO-8

    Risk-Standardized, All Condition Readmission

    13.77

    15.01

    ACO-35

    Skilled Nursing Facility 30-Day All-Cause Readmission Measure (SNFRM)

    15.74

    18.46

    ACO-36

    All-Cause Unplanned Admissions for Patients with Diabetes

    42.96

    53.95

    ACO-37

    All-Cause Unplanned Admissions for Patients with Heart Failure

    65.88

    79.16

    ACO-38

    All-Cause Unplanned Admissions for Patients with Multiple Chronic Conditions

    51.02

    61.74

    ACO-43

    Ambulatory Sensitive Condition Acute Composite (AHRQ Prevention Quality Indicator (PQI) #91)

    1.28

    1.93

    ACO-11

    Use of Certified EHR Technology

    100.00

    98.48

    ACO-12

    Medication Reconcilitation

    28.09

    75.32

    ACO-13

    Falls: Screening for Future Fall Risk

    51.29

    74.38

    ACO-44 Imaging Studies for Low Back Pain 68.03 67.32

    ACO-14

    Preventive Care and Screening: Influenza Immunization

    74.64

    72.52

    ACO-15

    Pneumonia Vaccination Status for Older Adults

    81.38

    72.92

    ACO-16

    Preventive Care and Screening: Body Mass Index (BMI) Screening and Follow Up

    54.34

    70.69

    ACO-17

    Preventive Care and Screening: Tobacco Use: Screening and Cessation Intervention

    76.86

    90.48

    ACO-18

    Preventive Care and Screening: Screening for Clinical Depression and Follow-up Plan

    71.89

    61.98

    ACO-19

    Colorectal Cancer Screening

    70.92

    64.58

    ACO-20

    Breast Cancer Screening

    74.28

    70.05

    ACO-42

    Statin Therapy for the Prevention and Treatment of Cardiovascular Disease

    77.74

    79.89

    ACO-27

    Diabetes Mellitus: Hemoglobin A1c Poor Control

    12.43

    16.74

    ACO-41

    Diabetes: Eye Exam

    36.99

    50.37

    ACO-28

    Hypertension (HTN): Controlling High Blood Pressure

    70.06

    71.47

    ACO-30

    Ischemic Vascular Disease (IVD): Use of Aspirin or Another Antithrombotic

    85.82

    86.86

     

    Please note, the ACO-40 Depression Remission at 12 months quality measure is not included in public reporting due to low samples.

    Note: In the Quality Performance Results file(s) above, search for “Health Connect Partners, LLC” to view the quality performance results. This ACO can also be found by using the ACO ID A17898 in the public use files on data.cms.gov.

    Payment Rule Waivers

    • No, our ACO does not use the SNF 3-Day Rule Waiver.