Arkansas 2017 ACO
Miranda Morris
ACO Primary Contact
202-803-7979
Location
Location

Aledade Arkansas ACO, LLC
4550 Montgomery Ave, Ste 950
Bethesda, MD 20814
202-803-7979

  • Arkansas Central Primary Care PLLC
  • Arkansas Primary Care Clinics PA
  • Autumn Road Family Practice, P.A
  • INTERNAL MEDICINE DIAGNOSTICS INC
  • James E. Zini, D.O, P.A
  • North Little Rock Primary Care and Diagnostic Clinic PLLC
  • Randy D. Walker, M.D., P.L.L.C.
  • Randy Walker
  • Saline Med-Peds Group, Inc
  • SAMA Healthcare Services PA
  • Shane Higginbotham MD PA
  • Shawn Purifoy, M.D., P.A.
  • The Winston Clinic PA
  • Cerrato, Deborah, Physician, 1, Voting Member, Arkansas Central Primary Care PLLC
  • Pounders, Philip, Physician, 1, Voting Member, Autumn Road Family Practice, P.A
  • Zini, James, Physician, 1, Voting Member, James E. Zini, D.O, P.A
  • Walker, Angie, Office Manager, 1, Voting Member, Randy D. Walker, M.D., P.L.L.C.
  • Higginbotham, Michael, Physician, 1, Voting Member, Shane Higginbotham MD PA
  • Applegate, Eva, Voting Member, 1, Medicare Beneficiary Representative, N/A
  • Lewis, Derek, Physician, 1, Voting Member, Arkansas Primary Care Clinics PA
  • Sra, Surinder, Physician, 1, Voting Member, INTERNAL MEDICINE DIAGNOSTICS INC
  • Martindale, Cindy, 1, Voting Member, Saline Med-Peds Group, Inc
  • Callaway, Matthew, Physician, 1, Voting Member, SAMA Healthcare Services PA
  • Purifoy, Shawn, Physician, 1, Voting Member, Shawn Purifoy, M.D., P.A.
  • Winston, Scott, Physician, 1, Voting Member, The Winston Clinic PA
  • Bowles, Dan, Voting Member and Chair, 1, Aledade, Inc., N/A
  • Executive Director: Ms. Miranda Morris
  • Medical Director: Dr. Shawn Purifoy
  • Compliance Officer: Ms. Sarah Chasson
  • Quality Assurance/Improvement Officer: Dr. Emily Maxson
  • Beneficiary Engagement Committee: Eva Applegate
  • Evidence-Based Medicine Committee: Dr. Philip Pounders, Dr. Matt Callaway, Dr. Tom Leslie, Angie Walker
  • Transitions of Care Committee: Dr. Shawn Purifoy
  • Compliance Committee: Dr. Matt Callaway
  • Performance Improvement Committee: Dr. James Zini
  • ACO professionals in a group practice arrangement.
  • Partnerships or joint venture arrangements between hospitals and ACO professionals.
  • Networks of individual practices of ACO professionals.
  • First Agreement Period
  • Performance Year 2017, $0

First Agreement Period | Performance Year 2017

 

N/A - Reinvest in infrastructure

N/A - Invested in redesigned care processes/resources

N/A - Distribution to ACO Participants

100% - Primary Care Professionals

N/A - Specialists

N/A - Hospital

 

2017 Quality Performance Results:
ACO#
Measure Name
Rate
ACO Mean
ACO-1
CAHPS: Getting Timely Care, Appointments, and Information
79.06
80.6
ACO-2
CAHPS: How Well Your Providers Communicate
93.55
93.13
ACO-3
CAHPS: Patients’ Rating of Provider
92.39
92.31
ACO-4
CAHPS: Access to Specialists
84.78
83.32
ACO-5
CAHPS: Health Promotion and Education
55.07
62.3
ACO-6
CAHPS: Shared Decision Making
74.6
75.85
ACO-7
CAHPS: Health Status/Functional Status
68.72
73.05
ACO-34
CAHPS: Stewardship of Patient Resources
20.24
25.68
ACO-8
Risk Standardized, All Condition Readmission
14.84
15.01
ACO-35
Skilled Nursing Facility 30-day All-Cause Readmission measure (SNFRM)
18.01
18.46
ACO-37
All-Cause Unplanned Admissions for Patients with Heart Failure
73.22
79.16
ACO-38
All-Cause Unplanned Admissions for Patients with Multiple Chronic Conditions
56.78
61.74
ACO-43
Ambulatory Sensitive Condition Acute Composite (AHRQ* Prevention Quality Indicator (PQI #91))
2.3
1.93
ACO-11
Use of Certified EHR Technology
100
98.48
ACO-12
Medication Reconciliation
93.44
75.32
ACO-13
Falls: Screening for Future Fall Risk
74.77
74.38
ACO-44
Imaging Studies for Low Back Pain
67.69
67.32
ACO-14
Preventive Care and Screening: Influenza Immunization
73.22
72.52
ACO-15
Pneumonia Vaccination Status for Older Adults
76.09
72.92
ACO-16
Preventive Care and Screening: Body Mass Index (BMI) Screening and Follow-Up
43.4
70.69
ACO-17
Preventive Care and Screening: Tobacco Use: Screening and Cessation Intervention
96.59
90.48
ACO-18
Preventive Care and Screening: Screening for Clinical Depression and Follow-up Plan
64.54
61.98
ACO-19
Colorectal Cancer Screening
73.68
64.58
ACO-20
Breast Cancer Screening
69.69
70.05
ACO-42
Statin Therapy for the Prevention and Treatment of Cardiovascular Disease
81.15
79.89
ACO-27
Diabetes Mellitus: Hemoglobin A1c Poor Control
18.3
16.74
ACO-41
Diabetes: Eye Exam
58.04
50.37
ACO-28
Hypertension (HTN): Controlling High Blood Pressure
58.04
71.47
ACO-30
Ischemic Vascular Disease (IVD): Use of Aspirin or Another Antithrombotic
97.1
86.86

Please note, the ACO-40 Depression Remission at 12 months quality measure is not included in public reporting due to low samples and the ACO-36 All-Cause Unplanned Admissions for Patients with Diabetes quality measure is not included in public reporting due to a non-material technical error.

For 2017 Quality Performance Results please visit: https://data.cms.gov/Special-Programs-Initiatives-Medicare-Shared-Savin/2017-Shared-Savings-Program-SSP-Accountable-Care-O/gk7c-vejx/data

Note: In the Quality Performance Results file(s) above, search for “Aledade Arkansas ACO, LLC” to view the quality performance results. This ACO can also be found by using the ACO ID A13910 in the public use files on data.cms.gov.

Payment Rule Waivers

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

The ACO is participating in a medication management agreement with CVS.

Our ACO operates a “TCM Completion Challenge”.