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ACO Name & Location

Augusta Care Partners, LLC
78 Medical Center Dr.
Fishersville, VA 22939

ACO Mailing Address

PO Box 1000
Fishersville, VA 22939

ACO Primary Contact

Primary Contact NameMary T. Arrowood
Primary Contact Phone Number(540) 245-7570
Primary Contact Email Addressmarrowood2@augustahealth.com

Organizational Information

ACO Participants

ACO ParticipantsACO Participant in Joint Venture (Enter Y or N)
EDWARD EISENBERGN
Blue Ridge Foot And Ankle Clinic PlcN
Margaret Siman PlcN
Shenandoah Emergency Medicine Specialists LLCN
Medical Center Women”s Health, IncN
Gerald ShowalterN
BLUE RIDGE FOOTCARE AND SURGERY PLCN
Augusta Medical GroupN
AMERICAN HEALTH AND WELLNESS INSTITUTEN
BLUE RIDGE UROLOGICAL, PCN
COMPREHENSIVE HEALTH SYSTEMS, PLCN
ALEXANDRA GENESERN
Muriel Langouet AstrieN
Patricia MatthewsN
SAVOLA AESTHETIC DERMATOLOGY CENTER, PLCN
ALEXANDRA GENESERN
Shenandoah Valley Surg Assoc IncN
Anesthesia Assosicates Of Augusta, P.L.C.N
VALLEY COMMUNITY SERVICES BOARDN
Orthopedic Associates, Ltd (D/B/A Shenandoah Valley Orthopedics and Sports Medicine)N
BLUE RIDGE PATHOLOGISTN
Augusta Health Care, Inc.N
Eyeone, PlcN
AUGUSTA SURGERY INCN
SHENANDOAH VALLEY RADIATION ONCOLOGY ASSOCIATES, PCN
AUGUSTA HEALTH CARE FOR WOMEN, PLCN
Muriel Langouet AstrieN
GERALD SHOWALTER, PSY.D., PCN
Staunton Eye Clinic PLCN
MAURY RIVER FAMILY PRACTICE LLCN
Augusta Orthopedic Surgery, PLCN

ACO Governing Body

Board of Managers

Member

Member’s Voting PowerMembership TypeACO Participant TIN Legal Business Name/DBA, if Applicable
Last NameFirst NameTitle/Position
OtteniJackVoting Member and Chair1ACO Participant RepresentativeOrthopedic Associates, Ltd (D/B/A Shenandoah Valley Orthopedics and Sports Medicine)
SnyderJohnVoting Member and Vice-Chair1ACO Participant RepresentativeAugusta Medical Group
BarocoPatrickVoting Member and Secretary/Treasurer1ACO Participant RepresentativeAugusta Medical Group
FosnochtDavidVoting Member1ACO Participant RepresentativeShenandoah Emergency Medicine Specialists, LLC
JustScottVoting Member1ACO Participant RepresentativeAugusta Medical Group
MannixMaryVoting Member1ACO ParticipantAugusta Health Care, Inc
ReedJohnVoting Member1ACO Participant RepresentativeAugusta Medical Group
RodgersBillVoting Member1Medicare Beneficiary Representative

Key ACO Clinical and Administrative Leadership

Daniel OConnorACO Executive
Barbara FentonMedical Director
D. Scott JonesCompliance Officer
Barbara FentonQuality Assurance/Improvement Officer

Associated Committees and Committee Leadership

  • Communication and Education Committee: Adam Rochman, MD, Chair
  • Finance and Network Development Committee: William Thompson, MD, Chair
  • Quality and Care Process Committee: Stephanie Pitsilos, MD, Chair

Types of ACO Participants or Combinations of Participants that Formed the ACO

  • ACO professionals in a group practice arrangement
  • Networks of individual practices of ACO professionals
  • Partnerships or joint venture arrangements between hospitals and ACO professionals

Shared Savings and Losses

Amount of Shared Savings/Losses

  • First Agreement Period
    • Performance Year 2016, $0
    • Performance Year 2015, $0
    • Performance Year 2014, $0

Shared Savings Distribution

  • 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

2016 Quality Performance Results

ACO#Measure NameRateACO Mean
ACO-1CAHPS: Getting Timely Care, Appointments, and Information79.3580.51
ACO-2CAHPS: How Well Your Providers Communicate93.6793.01
ACO-3CAHPS: Patients’ Rating of Provider92.3992.25
ACO-4CAHPS: Access to Specialists81.6583.49
ACO-5CAHPS: Health Promotion and Education62.1960.32
ACO-6CAHPS: Shared Decision Making74.8775.40
ACO-7CAHPS: Health Status/Functional Status73.4872.30
ACO-34CAHPS: Stewardship of Patient Resources29.8326.97
ACO-8Risk Standardized, All Condition Readmission14.6914.70
ACO-35Skilled Nursing Facility 30-day All-Cause Readmission measure (SNFRM)18.1218.17
ACO-36All-Cause Unplanned Admissions for Patients with Diabetes49.7353.20
ACO-37All-Cause Unplanned Admissions for Patients with Heart Failure67.7975.23
ACO-38All-Cause Unplanned Admissions for Patients with Multiple Chronic Conditions55.8559.81
ACO-9Ambulatory Sensitive Condition Admissions: Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease or Asthma in Older Adults (AHRQ Prevention Quality Indicator (PQI) #5)6.269.27
ACO-10Ambulatory Sensitive Conditions Admissions: Heart Failure (AHRQ Prevention Quality Indicator (PQI) #8)13.6714.53
ACO-11Percent of PCPs who Successfully Meet Meaningful Use Requirements97.2682.72
ACO-39Documentation of Current Medications in the Medical Record76.2987.54
ACO-13Falls: Screening for Future Fall Risk88.0064.04
ACO-14Preventive Care and Screening: Influenza Immunization72.9868.32
ACO-15Pneumonia Vaccination Status for Older Adults81.0269.21
ACO-16Preventive Care and Screening: Body Mass Index (BMI) Screening and Follow-Up82.0074.45
ACO-17Preventive Care and Screening: Tobacco Use: Screening and Cessation Intervention97.9790.98
ACO-18Preventive Care and Screening: Screening for Clinical Depression and Follow-up Plan59.4453.63
ACO-19Colorectal Cancer Screening72.1861.52
ACO-20Breast Cancer Screening82.4767.61
ACO-21Preventive Care and Screening: Screening for High Blood Pressure and Follow-Up Documented70.1876.79
ACO-42Statin therapy for the Prevention and Treatment of Cardiovascular Disease86.6477.72
ACO-27Diabetes Mellitus: Hemoglobin A1c Poor Control18.0718.24
ACO-41Diabetes: Eye Exam62.6544.94
ACO-28Hypertension (HTN): Controlling High Blood Pressure67.0570.69
ACO-30Ischemic Vascular Disease (IVD): Use of Aspirin or Another Antithrombotic98.1385.05
ACO-31Heart Failure (HF): Beta-Blocker Therapy for Left Ventricular Systolic Dysfunction (LVSD)83.1688.67
ACO-33Angiotensin-Converting Enzyme (ACE) Inhibitor or Angiotensin Receptor Blocker (ARB) Therapy – for patients with CAD and Diabetes or Left Ventricular Systolic Dysfunction (LVEF<40%)96.7379.67

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 “Augusta Care Partners, LLC” to view the quality performance results. This ACO can also be found by using the ACO ID A03202 in the public use files on data.cms.gov.

Payment Rule Waivers

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

See the 2012-2014 Quality Performance Results table

See the 2015 Quality Performance Results table