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VA ACO Public Reporting

ACO name and location:

Novant Health UVA Health System Accountable Care Organization, LLC
200 Hawthorne Lane, P.O. Box 33549,
Charlotte, NC 28233

ACO primary contacts:

Robert Eberle, MD
336-277-2428
raeberle@novanthealth.org

Organizational information:

ACO participants:
ACO Participants ACO Participant in Joint Venture
NMG Affiliate Practice I, LLC No
Piedmont Family Practice, PLC No

ACO participants in joint ventures between ACO professionals and hospitals:  None

ACO governing body:

 Member Last Name  Member First Name Member Title/Position Member's Voting Power Membership Type ACO Participant Legal Business Name
Aram Heather Chair 1 vote Other representative N/A
DeRosa Gary Physician 1 vote ACO Participant Representative NMG Affiliate Practice I, LLC
Grjzeka John Other 1 vote Medicare Beneficiary Representative N/A
Haines Alison Other 1 vote ACO Participant Representative NMG Affiliate Practice I, LLC
Hammonds Victoria Physician 1 vote ACO Participant Representative NMG Affiliate Practice I, LLC
Heaton Chris Physician 1 vote ACO Participant Representative NMG Affiliate Practice I, LLC
Min James Physician, Vice-Chair 1 vote ACO Participant Representative NMG Affiliate Practice I, LLC
Von Elten Steven Physician 1 vote ACO Participant Representative Piedmont Family Practice, PLC

 

Key ACO clinical and administrative leadership:
  • ACO Executive: Robert Eberle, MD
  • Medical director: Gary DeRosa, MD
  • Compliance officer: Lee Decker
  • Quality Assurance/Improvement Officer: David Priest, MD

Associated committees and committee leadership:
 Committee Name  Committee Leader Name and Position
Network Development Committee Patrick Easterling, Chair
Quality Committee David Priest, MD, Chair
Finance Committee Geoff Gardner, Chair

 


Types of ACO participants, or combinations of participants, that formed the ACO:
  • ACO professionals in a group practice arrangement
  • Hospital employing ACO professionals

Amount of Shared Savings and Losses:
  • First Agreement Period
    • Performance Year 2019, $2,443,666.80
    • Performance Year 2018, $0
    • Performance Year 2017, $0

Shared savings distribution:
    • First Agreement Period
      • Performance Year 2019
        • Proportion invested in infrastructure: 9%
        • Proportion invested in redesigned care processes/resources: 44%
        • Proportion of distribution to ACO participants: 47%
      • 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
    Quality Performance Results:

    2019 Quality Performance Results:


 ACO #  Measure Name Rate ACO Mean
ACO-1 CAHPS: Getting Timely care, Appointments, and Information 85.73 85.86
ACO-2 CAHPS: how Well Your Providers Communicate 94.41 94.11
ACO-3 CAHPS: Patients’ Rating of Provider 93.44 92.69
ACO-4 CAHPS: Access to Specialists 81.75 81.54
ACO-5 CAHPS: Health Promotion and Education 55.89 60.44
ACO-6 CAHPS: Shared Decision Making 60.59 62.78
ACO-7 CAHPS: health Status/Functional Status 75.42 73.79
ACO-34 CAHPS: Stewardship of Patient Resources 22.23 26.17
ACO-45 CAHPS: Courteous and Helpful Office Staff 93.06 92.84
ACO-46 CAHPS: Care Coordination 88.87 86.89
ACO-8 Risk Standardized, All Condition Readmission 14.74 14.86
ACO-38 All-Cause Unplanned Admissions for Patients with Multiple Chronic Conditions 48.70 58.15
ACO-43 Ambulatory Sensitive Condition Acute Composite (AHRQ* Prevention Quality Indicator (PQI #91)) 2.04 1.87
ACO-13 Falls: Screening for Future Fall Risk 92.66 84.04
ACO-14 Preventive Care and Screening: Influenza Immunization 75.31 74.77
ACO-17 Preventive Care and Screening: Tobacco Use: Screening and Cessation Intervention 79.31 78.04
ACO-18 Preventive Care and Screening: Screening for Depression and Follow-up Plan 93.54 70.40
ACO-19 Colorectal Cancer Screening 71.03 70.76
ACO-20 Breast Cancer Screening 66.67 73.84
ACO-42 Statin Therapy for the Prevention and Treatment of Cardiovascular Disease 84.37 82.17
ACO-27 Diabetes: Hemoglobin A1c Poor Control (>9%) 9.13 13.88
ACO-28 Controlling High Blood Pressure 78.72 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' Quality Performance Results please visit: data.cms.gov Note: In the link above, search for “Novant Health UVA Health Sytem Accountable Care Organization, LLC” to view the quality performance results. This ACO can also be found by using the ACO ID A3507 in the public use files on data.cms.gov.