Public Reporting

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ACO Name and Location:

Accountable Care Organization of Pennsylvania, LLC (Delaware Valley ACO)
259 North Radnor Chester Road Suite 290
Radnor, Pennsylvania 19087

ACO Primary Contact

Primary Contact Name Jeanette Flood
Primary Contact Phone Number 610-225-6210
Primary Contact Email Address floodj@dvaco.org

Organizational Information

ACO participants:

ACO Participants ACO Participant in Joint Venture (Enter Y or N)
Abington Memorial Hospital (Abington-Lansdale Hospital) Y
Alpha Medical Group,Ltd. N
Aria Health Orthopaedics N
Aria Health Physician Services N
Associated Family Practice Professionals, P.C. N
Balmont Family Practice N
Bryn Mawr Medical Specialists Association N
Christine Meyer, M.D., LLC N
Daniel C. Lazowick, D.O., LLC N
Delaware Valley Community Health, Inc. N
Founders Medical Practice P.C N
Geoffrey W. Temple Family Medical Associates, P.C. N
Great Valley Medical Associates PC N
Green And Seidner Family Practice Associates Pc N
Integrated Health And Wellness Center Pc N
Internal Medicine Associates PA N
Jefferson Medical Care, Pc N
Jefferson University Physicians N
Jefferson University Physicians of New Jersey PC N
Jon Yardney, M.D. Llc N
Joseph LaBricciosa DO PC N
Joseph P. Badolato, D.O., P.C. N
Lawrence I Miller, D.O., P.C. N
Lester J. Groverman,M.D.&Robert J. Braunfeld,D.O.Associates,P.A. (Delaware County Family Practice) N
Lewis Family Practice Pc N
Lower Merion Family Medicine PC N
Magee Memorial Hospital For Convalescents Y
Main Line HealthCare N
Main Line Hospitals, Inc. (Bryn Mawr Hospital, Bryn Mawr Rehabilitation Hospital, Lankenau Medical Center, Mirmont Treatment Center, Paoli Hospital, Riddle Hospital) Y
Mazzoni Center N
Methodist Associates in Healthcare, Inc. N
Paoli Family Medicine N
Peter R Honig DO Pc N
Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine N
Pottstown Medical Specialists, Inc. N
Project HOME N
Richard A. Koff MD PC N
Riddle Memorial Hospital (a Main Line Health Hospital) Y
Rose Tree Medical Associates, LLC N
Ross Podell, M.D., P.C. N
Smith Medicine, PC N
Steiner Medical and Therapeutic Center N
Steingard And Testa Medical Associates Pc N
Suburban Geriatric’s, Inc. N
Tara Lyn Cuda DO PC N
Thomas Jefferson University Hospitals, Inc. (Aria Jefferson Bucks Hospital, Aria Jefferson Frankford Hospital, Aria Jefferson Torresdale Hospital, Jefferson Hospital for Neuroscience, Methodist Hospital, Thomas Jefferson University Hospital) Y
Turnersville Internal Medicine And Geriatrics N
University Gastroenterology and Hepatology Associates PC N
Western Main Line Medical Associates, Llc N
Whitford Family Medicine, P.C. N
William Greer, M.D., P.C. N
William R. Schetman, M.D., LLC 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
John Lynch, III Co-Chair 1 vote ACO Participant Representative Main Line Hospitals, Inc.
Bruce Meyer, M.D. Co-Chair 1 vote ACO Participant Representative Thomas Jefferson University Hospitals, Inc.
Christine Arenson, M.D. 1 vote ACO Participant Representative Jefferson University Physicians
Elizabeth Balderston 1 vote ACO Participant Representative Main Line Hospitals, Inc.
Jack Carroll 0 votes ACO Participant Representative Magee Memorial Hospital For Convalescents
Peter DeAngelis 1 vote ACO Participant Representative Thomas Jefferson University Hospitals, Inc.
William Greer, M.D. 1 vote ACO Participant Representative William Greer, M.D., P.C.
Stephen Klasko, M.D. 1 vote ACO Participant Representative Thomas Jefferson University Hospitals, Inc.
W. Steven Mark, M.D. 1 vote Medicare Beneficiary Representative
Laurence Merlis 1 vote ACO Participant Representative Thomas Jefferson University Hospitals, Inc.
David Nace, M.D. 1 vote Community Stakeholder Representative
Andrew Norton, M.D. 1 vote ACO Participant Representative Main Line HealthCare
Katherine Schneider, M.D. 1 vote Other: ACO President & Chief Executive Officer
Frank Slattery, Jr. 1 vote ACO Participant Representative Main Line Hospitals, Inc.

ACO Key ACO clinical and administrative leadership:

Katherine Schneider MD, M.Phil., FAAFP ACO Executive (President & CEO)
Mitchell Kaminski M.D. MBA Medical Director (Chief Clinical Officer)
Christopher Jackson Compliance Officer
Virginia Bodycot, BSN, RN Quality Assurance/Improvement Officer (Director, Quality Improvement)

Associated committees and committee leadership:

Committee Name Committee Leader Name and Position
Care Coordination Committee Mitchell Kaminski, MD (Chair)
Audit and Finance Committee Michael J. Buongiorno (Chair)
IT Steering Committee Robert Kagarise (Chair)
Network Development Committee Joel Port (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
  • Federally Qualified Health Center (FQHC)

Shared Savings and Losses

Amount of Shared Savings/Losses

  • First Agreement Period
    • Performance Year 2016, $0
    • Performance Year 2015, $0
    • Performance Year 2014, $6,567,267

Shared Savings Distribution

  • First Agreement Period
    • Performance Year 2016, $0
      • 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, $0
      • 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: 15%
      • Proportion invested in redesigned care processes/resources: 15%
      • Proportion of distribution to ACO participants: 70%

Quality Performance Results

Amount of Shared Savings/Losses 2016 Quality Performance Results:

ACO# Measure Name Rate ACO Mean
ACO-1 CAHPS: Getting Timely Care, Appointments, and Information 81.47 79.9
ACO-2 CAHPS: How Well Your Providers Communicate 93.14 92.63
ACO-3 CAHPS: Patients’ Rating of Provider 91.52 91.93
ACO-4 CAHPS: Access to Specialists 82.59 83.52
ACO-5 CAHPS: Health Promotion and Education 61.69 60
ACO-6 CAHPS: Shared Decision Making 74.63 75.28
ACO-7 CAHPS: Health Status/Functional Status 73.03 71.82
ACO-34 CAHPS: Stewardship of Patient Resources 25.51 27.52
ACO-8 Risk-Standardized, All Condition Readmission 14.98 14.7
ACO-35 Skilled Nursing Facility 30-Day All-Cause Readmission Measure (SNFRM) 18.06 18.17
ACO-36 All-Cause Unplanned Admissions for Patients with Diabetes 57.18 53.2
ACO-37 All-Cause Unplanned Admissions for Patients with Heart Failure 78.96 75.23
ACO-38 All-Cause Unplanned Admissions for Patients with Multiple Chronic Conditions 60.61 59.81
ACO-9 Ambulatory Sensitive Conditions Admissions: Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease or Asthma in Older Adults (AHRQ Prevention Quality Indicator (PQI) #5) 10.84 9.27
ACO-10 Ambulatory Sensitive Conditions Admissions: Heart Failure (AHRQ Prevention Quality Indicator (PQI) #8 ) 16.99 14.53
ACO-11 Percent of PCPs who Successfully Meet Meaningful Use Requirements 86.43 82.72
ACO-39 Documentation of Current Medications in the Medical Record 87.38 87.54
ACO-13 Falls: Screening for Future Fall Risk 66.93 64.04
ACO-14 Preventive Care and Screening: Influenza Immunization 76.14 68.32
ACO-15 Pneumonia Vaccination Status for Older Adults 78.7 69.21
ACO-16 Preventive Care and Screening: Body Mass Index (BMI) Screening and Follow Up 74.19 74.45
ACO-17 Preventive Care and Screening: Tobacco Use: Screening and Cessation Intervention 89.09 90.98
ACO-18 Preventive Care and Screening: Screening for Clinical Depression and Follow-up Plan 49.86 53.63
ACO-19 Colorectal Cancer Screening 64.95 61.52
ACO-20 Breast Cancer Screening 71.83 67.61
ACO-21 Preventive Care and Screening: Screening for High Blood Pressure and Follow-up Documented 78.77 76.84
ACO-42 Statin Therapy for the Prevention and Treatment of Cardiovascular Disease 82.91 77.72
ACO-27 Diabetes Mellitus: Hemoglobin A1c Poor Control 16.55 18.24
ACO-41 Diabetes: Eye Exam 51.41 44.94
ACO-28 Hypertension (HTN): Controlling High Blood Pressure 74.04 70.52
ACO-30 Ischemic Vascular Disease (IVD): Use of Aspirin or Another Antithrombotic 86.73 85.05
ACO-31 Heart Failure (HF): Beta-Blocker Therapy for Left Ventricular Systolic Dysfunction (LVSD) 87.43 88.67
ACO-33 Angiotensin-Converting Enzyme (ACE) Inhibitor or Angiotensin Receptor Blocker (ARB) Therapy – for patients with CAD and Diabetes or Left Ventricular Systolic Dysfunction (LVEF<40%) 77.78 79.67

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 “Accountable Care Organization of Pennsylvania, LLC” or “Delaware Valley ACO” to view the quality performance results. This ACO can also be found by using the ACO ID A74161 in the public use files on data.cms.gov.

Payment Rule Waivers

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

Contact Information

Address PO Box 356, Villanova, PA 19085
Phone 610-225-6295
Toll Free Number 855-761-9345
TTY# 610-225-6275
Compliance Line 610-225-6211
Email dvacomail@dvaco.org
Business Hours 9-5pm

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