AtlantiCare's Accountable Care Organization

ACO Name and Location

AtlantiCare Health Solutions
2500 English Creek Ave
Building 500
Egg Harbor Township, NJ 08234

ACO Primary Contact

Steven Blumberg,
Senior Vice President, Executive Director AtlantiCare Health Solutions
2500 English Creek Ave
Building 500
Egg Harbor Township, NJ 08234
Phone (609) 407-2396
Steven.blumberg@atlanticare.org

ACO Participants

  • AtlantiCare Physician Group PA
  • AtlantiCare Regional Medical Center
  • Charles M Richwine IV/Lori T. Richwine, DO PC
  • Atlantic OffShore Medical Associates, P.A.
  • Mark Pernice, DO
  • Paul Hierholzer, DO PC
  • John F. Kasper, DO PC
  • LC Janes, DO, PC
  • Richard G. Olarsh, D.O.
  • Cape Atlantic Internal Medicine, PC
  • Chona Santos-Miranda, MD
  • Buena Family Practice Center, LLC
  • NJ South Coast Medical Center Corp.

ACO Governing Body

Harry Chaiken, MD, Chairman

AtlantiCare Physician Group

ACO participant Representative

Voting Member


Brian Kirchner, MD, Vice Chairman

AtlantiCare Physician Group

ACO participant Representative

Voting Member


Margaret Sykes

AtlantiCare Health Systems

Board Rep

 

Voting Member


Steven Blumberg

Senior Vice President
Executive Director
AtlantiCare Health Solutions

ACO participant Representative

Voting Member


Ines Digenio, MD

AtlantiCare Regional Medical Center

ACO Participant Representative

Voting Member


Chona Santos-Miranda, MD

Egg Harbor Family Medicine

ACO Participant Representative

Voting Member


David Leavy

 

Medicare Beneficiary

Voting Member


James Nolan

AtlantiCare
Senior VP, Finance
Secretary/Treasurer

ACO Participant Representative

Voting Member


Lori Richwine, DO

Harbor Family Medicine

ACO Participant Representative

Voting Member


David Tilton

AtlantiCare Health System
CEO and President

ACO Participant Representative

Voting Member


John F. Kasper, MD

John F. Kasper, DO PC

ACO Participant Representative

Voting Member


Committees and Key Leadership Personnel

Clinical Integration Committee of the Board

Finance/Credentials Committee of the Board


Ines Digenio, MD (Chairman)
Ronald Soucier, DO
Lori Richwine, DO*
Ines Digenio, MD
Deborah Bayer, DO
Harry Chaiken, MD
Marilouise Venditti, MD
Paul Hierholzer, DO
Joan Brennan, DNP, CPPS  
Steven Blumberg
Terri Schieder
Christeen Cornell
Alex Sharnoff
Kimberley Krause
Patricia Haines
Ellen Wolownik

 

Brian Kirchner, MD (Chairman)
Charles Richwine, DO
Richard Renza, DO
Harry Chaiken, MD
Marilouise Venditti, MD
James Nolan
Steven Blumberg
Donna Michael-Ziereis
Terri Schieder
Laura Campbell
Kimberley Krause

Compliance

Robert Weaverling

ACO Composition:

A network of individual practices of ACO professionals, partnership or joint venture arrangement between hospital and ACO professionals.

Aggregate Amount of Shared Savings/Losses

2013- Performance Year  1 : No shared savings/losses
2014- Performance Year  2 : No shared savings/losses
2015- Performance Year 3    TBD

 

How Shared Savings are Distributed

TBD

Quality Performance Results:

2013 Performance Summary Statistics
Performance Measure ACO Performance Rate Mean Performance Rate for All ACOs
Risk Standardized, All Condition
Readmissions (ACO-8)
14.83 14.90
ASC Admissions: COPD or
Asthma in Older Adults (ACO-9_
0.85 1.17
ASC Admissions: Heart Failure
(ACO-10)
1.51 1.20
Percent of Primary Care
Providers who Qualified for EHR
Incentive payment (ACO-11)
76.92 66.21
 

 

2014 Performance Summary Statistics
Performance Measure ACO Performance Rate Mean Performance Rate for All ACOs
Risk Standardized, All Condition
Readmissions (ACO-8)
15.37 15.15
ASC Admissions: COPD or
Asthma in Older Adults (ACO-9_
0.81 1.08
ASC Admissions: Heart Failure
(ACO-10)
1.41 1.19
Percent of Primary Care
Providers who Qualified for EHR
Incentive payment (ACO-11)
77.5 76.71
 

 

For more information on how to interpret scores on the above quality performance measures, see
http://www.cms.gov/Medicare/Medicare-Fee-for-Service-Payment/sharedsavingsprogram/Downloads/MSSP-QM-Benchmarks.pdf


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