Governance

Quality-Partners-ACO-to-participate-in-Medicare-Shared-Savings-Program.151214aCC-0043Christiana Care Quality Partners ACO, LLC
4755 Ogletown-Stanton Road
Newark, DE 19718
302-623-7959

Primary Contact:
Doug Azar, Executive Director
302-623-7959
doazar@christianacare.org

Accountable Care Organization (ACO) Participants

Abigail Medical Family Medcine, L.L.C.
Bayhealth Medical Center, Inc.
Christiana Care Health Services, Inc
Curtis Smith
First State Medical Associates
Heritage Medical Associates, P.A.
M. Javed Gilani
Marie C Wolfgang MD
Mb Medical Services Llc
Mid-Sussex Medical Center, Inc.
Nanticoke Memorial Hospital
Premiere Physicians P.A.
Quality Family Physicians
Trinity Medical Associates
Trinity Medical Center, Pa
Westside Family Healthcare, Inc.

No participants are involved in a joint venture between ACO professionals and hospitals.

ACO Governing Body

Kert Anzilotti* – Chair
Chief Medical Officer Acute Care
Christiana Care Health System

Harry Anthony*– Vice Chair
Family Practice Physician and Medical Director
Representative Member for Nanticoke Health Services

Tony Bianchetta*
Med-Peds Physician, Primary Care Leader
Representative Member for Christiana Care Health System

Christine Donohue-Henry*
Chief Medical Officer Community Care
Christiana Care Health System

Robert Ferber*
Hospitalist Physician and Chief Clinical Innovation Officer
Representative Member for Nanticoke Health Services

Michael Franklin*
President/CEO, Atlantic General Hospital
Representative Member for Atlantic General Hospital

Preeti Gupta*
Family Medicine Physician
Representative Member for Bayhealth

Jeffrey Hawtof*
Family Medicine Physician
Beebe Medical Group
Representative Member for Beebe Medical Center

Patricia Hoge*
Medicare Beneficiary Representative

Christine Horah*
Family Medicine Physician
Abigail Family Medicine
Representative Member for Community Physicians

George Jirak*
President & CEO, Beebe Medical Group
Representative Member for Beebe Medical Center

Omar Khan*
Medical Director, Community Health and Physician Leader, Primary Care and Community Medicine Service Line
Representative Member for Christiana Care Health System

Rob McMurray* – Treasurer
Vice President, Finance Administration and Controller
Representative Member for Christiana Care Health System

Gary Siegelman*
Senior Vice President and Chief Medical Officer
Representative Member for Bayhealth

Ken Silverstein*
Chief Clinical Officer
Representative Member for Christiana Care Health System

Thomas Stephens*
Chief Medical Officer
Representative Member for Westside

Brenda Pierce – Secretary
Quality Partners ACO Board Secretary and Corporate Council
Christiana Care Health System

Christine Babenko
Quality Partners ACO Board Corporate Compliance Officer
Christiana Care Health System

*Indicates voting member.

Key Clinical and Administrative Leadership

Christine Donohue-Henry, M.D., President
Doug Azar, Executive Director
Dan Elliott, M.D., Medical Director
Christine Babenko, Compliance Officer
Amanda McMullen, Quality Assurance/Improvement Officer

Committees

MEDICARE BENEFICIARY AND ADVOCACY COMMITTEE

Doug Azar – Chair
Executive Director
Christiana Care Health System

QUALITY IMPROVEMENT COMMITTEE

Dan Elliott – Co-Chair
Medical Director
Christiana Care Health System

Amanda McMullen – Co-Chair
Corporate Director, Ambulatory & Network Quality
Christiana Care Health System

ACO QUARTERLY COMPLIANCE STEER

Christine Babenko – Chair
Chief Compliance Officer
Christiana Care Health System

Types of ACO participants

  • ACO professionals in group practice arrangements.
  • Hospitals employing ACO professionals.
  • Federally Qualified Health Center (FQHC).

Amount of Shared Savings/Losses

Agreement period beginning January 1, 2016, Performance Years 2016:

  • To be completed at the conclusion of the performance year.

Agreement period beginning January 1, 2016, Performance Year 2017:

  • To be completed at the conclusion of the performance year.

Agreement period beginning January 1, 2016, Performance Year 2018:

  • To be completed at the conclusion of the performance year.
  • Shared losses are designated with a minus sign (-) in front of the dollar amount and red font.

How Shared Savings Are Distributed

Agreement period beginning January 1, 2016. Performance Years 2016, 2017, 2018.

Reinvest in infrastructure: 0%.

Invested in redesigned care processes/resources: 0%.

Distribution to ACO participants: 100%.

Specialists: N/A.

Hospitals: N/A.

Quality Reporting Results

To be completed at the conclusion of the performance year.

For general questions or additional information about Accountable Care Organizations, please visit www.medicare.gov/acos.html or call 1-800-MEDICARE (1-800-633-4227) TTY users should call 1-877-486-2048.