Public Reporting A2024

As required by CMS, the information on this webpage contains our Public Reporting information

ACO Name and Location:

Accountable Care Organization of Pennsylvania, LLC (Delaware Valley ACO) Previous Names: N/A 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, Abington-Lansdale and Employed Physicians) N
ABS Medicine LLC (Simpson Allergy & Asthma) N
Aria Health N
Aria Health Orthopaedics N
Aria Health Physician Services N
Barry Burkhardt N
Bryn Mawr Medical Specialists Association N
Christine Meyer, M.D., LLC N
CSB Medicine, LLC (Narberth Allergy and Asthma) N
Daniel C. Lazowick, D.O., LLC N
David E Samuel DPM (Foot & Ankle Specialists of Delaware County) N
Devon Family Practice LLP N
Edward Stankiewicz N
Geoffrey W. Temple Family Medical Associates, P.C. N
Gerard Miller N
Great Valley Medical Associates PC N
Integrated Health And Wellness Center PC N
Internal Medicine Associates PA N
Jefferson Medical Care, PC N
Jefferson University Physicians of New Jersey PC N
Jefferson University Radiology Associates LLC N
Jon Yardney, M.D. LLC N
Joseph LaBricciosa DO PC N
Lester J. Groverman, M.D.&Robert J. Braunfeld,D.O.Associates,P.A. (Delaware County Family Practice) N
Lower Merion Family Medicine PC N
Main Line Health HomeCare and Hospice N
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
Methodist Associates in Healthcare, Inc. N
Methodist Associates in Healthcare Of New Jersey, P.C. N
Mukesh Patel N
Negrey Eye Associates N
Paoli Family Medicine N
Peter Christie N
Peter R Honig DO PC N
Philadelphia Family Medicine Assoc P.C. N
Radnor Family Practice Professional Limited Liability Company N
Riddle Memorial Hospital (a Main Line Health Hospital) Y
Ross Podell, M.D., P.C. N
Smith Medicine, PC N
Tara Lyn Cuda DO PC N
Thomas Jefferson University Hospitals, Inc. (Jefferson Hospital for Neuroscience, Methodist Hospital, Thomas Jefferson University Hospital) Y
Tristate Colon And Rectal Associates PC N
William Greer, M.D., P.C. N
William R. Schetman, M.D., LLC N
Wright Plastic Surgery, P.C. N

ACO governing body:

Member Member’s Voting Power– Expressed as a percentage or number Membership Type ACO Participant Legal Business Name/DBA, if Applicable
Last Name First Name Title/Position
Gleason, M.D. Johnathan Co-Chair 1 ACO Participant Representative Thomas Jefferson University Hospitals, Inc.
Mankin, M.D Eric Co-Chair 1 ACO Participant Representative Main Line Health Hospitals, Inc.
Balderston Elizabeth 1 ACO Participant Representative Main Line Hospitals Inc.
Behan, M.D Katherine 1 ACO Participant Representative Thomas Jefferson University Hospitals, Inc.
Gorman Kirk 1 Medicare Beneficiary Representative N/A
Greer, M.D. William 1 ACO Participant Representative William Greer, M.D., P.C.
Schneider, M.D. Katherine 1 Other: ACO President & Chief Executive Officer N/A
Sweigard, M.D Keith 1 ACO Participant Representative Abington Memorial Hospital

Key ACO clinical and administrative leadership:

Katherine Schneider MD, M.Phil., FAAFP ACO Executive (President & CEO)
Mark Angelo, M.D., MHA, FACP 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
Audit and Finance Committee Michael J. Buongiorno (Chair)
Clinical Integration Committee Katherine Behan, M.D. (Co-Chair) Andrew Norton, MD, (Co-Chair)

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

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

Shared Savings and Losses

Amount of Shared Savings/Losses

  • Second Agreement Period
    • Performance Year 2018, $0
    • Performance Year 2017, $0
  • First Agreement Period
    • Performance Year 2016, $0
    • Performance Year 2015, $0
    • Performance Year 2014, $6,567,267

Shared Savings Distribution

  • Second Agreement Period
    • Performance Year 2018
      • 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 2017
      • Proportion invested in infrastructure: N/A
      • Proportion invested in redesigned care processes/resources: N/A
      • Proportion of distribution to ACO participants: N/A
  • 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: 15%
      • Proportion invested in redesigned care processes/resources: 15%
      • Proportion of distribution to ACO participants: 70%

Quality Performance Results

2018 Quality Performance Results:

ACO# Measure Name Rate ACO Mean
ACO-1 CAHPS: Getting Timely Care, Appointments, and Information 87.77 86.14
ACO-2 CAHPS: How Well Your Providers Communicate 94.08 93.93
ACO-3 CAHPS: Patients’ Rating of Provider 92.90 92.45
ACO-4 CAHPS: Access to Specialists 78.59 81.50
ACO-5 CAHPS: Health Promotion and Education 64.51 59.26
ACO-6 CAHPS: Shared Decision Making 62.30 61.94
ACO-7 CAHPS: Health Status/Functional Status 73.81 73.35
ACO-34 CAHPS: Stewardship of Patient Resources 23.71 26.26
ACO-8 Risk Standardized, All Condition Readmission 15.60 14.98
ACO-35 Skilled Nursing Facility 30-Day All-Cause Readmission Measure (SNFRM) 18.85 18.59
ACO-36 All-Cause Unplanned Admissions for Patients with Diabetes 38.80 37.01
ACO-37 All-Cause Unplanned Admissions for Patients with Heart Failure 84.42 76.75
ACO-38 All-Cause Unplanned Admissions for Patients with Multiple Chronic Conditions 64.08 59.00
ACO-43 Ambulatory Sensitive Condition Acute Composite (AHRQ Prevention Quality Indicator (PQI) #91) 2.10 1.98
ACO-11 Use of Certified EHR Technology 99.98 98.20
ACO-12 Medication Reconciliation Post-Discharge 63.69 85.91
ACO-13 Falls: Screening for Future Fall Risk 88.80 79.73
ACO-44 Use of Imaging Studies for Low Back Pain 59.38 64.36
ACO-14 Preventive Care and Screening: Influenza Immunization 85.51 72.71
ACO-15 Pneumonia Vaccination Status for Older Adults 82.06 75.97
ACO-16 Preventive Care and Screening: Body Mass Index (BMI) Screening and Follow Up 76.56 76.83
ACO-17 Preventive Care and Screening: Tobacco Use: Screening and Cessation Intervention 75.00 72.81
ACO-18 Preventive Care and Screening: Screening for Clinical Depression and Follow-up Plan 65.17 66.74
ACO-19 Colorectal Cancer Screening 74.30 68.27
ACO-20 Breast Cancer Screening 77.27 71.96
ACO-42 Statin Therapy for the Prevention and Treatment of Cardiovascular Disease 85.37 81.47
ACO-27 Diabetes Mellitus: Hemoglobin A1c Poor Control 14.75 15.51
ACO-41 Diabetes: Eye Exam 66.91 52.42
ACO-28 Hypertension (HTN): Controlling High Blood Pressure 76.90 73.10
ACO-30 Ischemic Vascular Disease (IVD): Use of Aspirin or Another Antiplatelet 91.67 88.92

For Previous Years’ Financial and Quality Performance Results, please visit data.cms.gov.

Payment Rule Waivers

  • Skilled Nursing Facility (SNF) 3-day Rule Waiver:
    • No, our ACO does not use the SNF 3-Day Rule Waiver, pursuant to 42 CFR 425.612.
  • Waiver for Payment for Telehealth Services:
    • No, our ACO clinicians do not provide telehealth services using the flexibilities under 42 CFR 425.612(f) and 42 CFR 425.613.

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