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Western ACO Public Reporting

ACO Name and Location

Western Accountable Care Organization, LLC
715 Horizon Drive
Suite 485
Grand Junction, CO 81506

 

ACO Primary Contact

Marguerite Tuthill
970-986-3676
Marguerite.Tuthill@wha1.org

 

Organizational Information

ACO participants:

 

ACO Participants

ACO Participant in Joint Venture
ASPEN VALLEY HOSPITAL CLINICS, PLLC

N

ASPEN VALLEY HOSPITAL DISTRICT

N

CEDAR POINT HEALTH LLC

N

DELTA COUNTY MEMORIAL HOSPITAL

N

EASTERN RIO BLANCO COUNTY HEALTH SERVICE DISTRICT

N

GRAND RIVER HOSPITAL DISTRICT

N

GUNNISON VALLEY FAMILY PHYSICIANS

N
GUNNISON VALLEY HOSPITAL

N

HOPEWEST

N
LAKE FORK HEALTH SERVICES DISTRICT

N

LINDA M. PETERSON, MD, PLLC

N
MOAB VALLEY HEALTHCARE INC

N

MONTROSE MEMORIAL HOSPITAL, INC

N
MOUNTAIN FAMILY HEALTH CENTERS

N

MOUNTAIN MEDICAL CENTER LLC

N
OLATHE COMMUNITY CLINIC INC

N

Paula Kadison MD PC

N

RANGELY HOSPITAL DISTRICT

N

UNCOMPAHGRE COMBINED CLINICS

N

 

ACO governing body:

 

Member

Last Name

Member

First Name

Member

Title/Position

Member’s Voting Power: expressed as a percentage or number Membership Type ACO Participant Legal Business Name/DBA, if applicable
Kiser James Chair 1 ACO Participant Representative MONTROSE MEMORIAL HOSPITAL, INC
Carroll Jeremy Vice Chair 1 ACO Participant Representative OLATHE COMMUNITY CLINIC INC
Phillips Cory Secretary / Treasurer 1 ACO Participant Representative CEDAR POINT HEALTH LLC
Coombs Jim Member 1 ACO Participant Representative GRAND RIVER HOSPITAL DISTRICT
Collins Julie Member 1 Medicare Beneficiary Representative N/A
Heckert, DO Anneliese Member 1 ACO Participant Representative MOUNTAIN FAMILY HEALTH CENTERS
Curtis Anna Member 1 ACO Participant Representative MOAB VALLEY HEALTHCARE INC
Lokey, MD Bryce Member 1 ACO Participant Representative CEDAR POINT HEALTH LLC
Gerson Elaine Member 1 ACO Participant Representative ASPEN VALLEY HOSPITAL DISTRICT
Reed, DO Michelle Member 1 ACO Participant Representative DELTA COUNTY MEMORIAL HOSPITAL
Schauster Vickie Member 1 ACO Participant Representative DELTA COUNTY MEMORIAL HOSPITAL
Riddell Pat Member 1 Community Stakeholder Representative N/A
Bradfield Marnell Member 1 ACO Participant Representative EASTERN RIO BLANCO COUNTY HEALTH SERVICE DISTRICT
Santilli Robert Member 1 ACO Participant Representative GUNNISON VALLEY HOSPITAL

 

Key ACO clinical and administrative leadership:

ACO Executive: Sharma Vaughn

Medical Director: Gregg Davis, MD

Compliance Officer: Martie Ross

Quality Assurance/Improvement Officer: Gregg Davis, MD

 

Associated committees and committee leadership:

 

Committee Name Committee Leader Name and Position
Compliance Committee James Kiser, Chair
Finance & Audit Committee Cory Phillips, Chair
Medicare Council Michelle Reed, DO, Chair
Executive Committee James Kiser, Chair

 

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

  • ACO professionals in a group practice arrangement
  • Hospital employing ACO professionals
  • Critical Access Hospital (CAH) billing under Method II
  • Federal Qualified Health Center (FQHC)
  • Rural Health Clinic (RHC)

 

Shared Savings and Losses

Amount of Shared Savings/Losses:

  • First Agreement Period
    • Performance Year 2019, $0

Shared Savings Distribution:

  • N/A

 

Quality Performance Results

2019 Quality Performance Results:

 

ACO # Measure Name Rate ACO Mean
ACO-13 Falls: Screening for Future Fall Risk 60.00 84.04
ACO-14 Preventive Care and Screening: Influenza Immunization 72.32 74.77
ACO-17 Preventive Care and Screening: Tobacco Use: Screening and Cessation Intervention 54.55 78.04
ACO-18 Preventive Care and Screening: Screening for Depression and Follow-Up Plan 62.32 70.40
ACO-19 Colorectal Cancer Screening 53.00 70.76
ACO-20 Breast Cancer Screening 68.18 73.84
ACO-42 Statin Therapy for the Prevention and Treatment of Cardiovascular Disease 79.22 82.17
ACO-27 Diabetes: Hemoglobin A1c Poor Control (>9%) 15.69 13.88
ACO-28 Controlling High Blood Pressure 67.66 75.04

 

Please note, the ACO-40 Depression Remission at 12 months quality measure is not included in public reporting due to low sample size.

 

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