Accountable Care Organization

ACO Name and Location

Inspira Care Connect, LLC
165 Bridgeton Pike
Mullica Hill, New Jersey 08062


ACO Primary Contact

Primary Contact Name

April Venable

Primary Contact Phone Number

(856) 641-6275

Primary Contact Email Address

VenableA@ihn.org


Organizational Information

ACO participants:

ACO Participants

ACO Participant in Joint Venture (Enter Y or N)

The Martin Jay Kessler Medical Services, LLC

N

Edward Melman

N

Robert Patitucci

N

South Cumberland Medical Associates Pc

N

Inspira Health Network Medical Group, P.C.

N

Inspira Medical Centers, Inc.

N

Underwood-Memorial Hospital

N

Pine Street Family Practice

N

Jack M Shields, MD.

N

Arthur Starr & Sherry Lench PTR

N

Satish K. Mittal

N

Eyexam Associates PA

N

Diering And Dipietro Associates Ptrs

N

Cumberland Internal Medicine

N

Wasser & Edelstein PA

N

Family Practice Associates Of Cumberland Co Pc

N

Cumberland Nephrology Associates

N

Gubman Eye Associates

N

Kaplan & Tyson, Llc Dba Eye Associates

N

South jersey Radiation Oncology, P.C.

N

Lyons And Chvala Nephrology Assoc.

N

Elite Eyecare Associates PC

N

Medical Group Associates Llc

N

Town Vision Associates LLC

N

Premier Eye Associates LLC

N

Medical Alliance of Southern New Jersey, PC

N

DePersia, Chernoff & Ocasio, PC.

N

Cumberland Family Medicine, LLC

N

Ct Holdings Medical Group 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

DiAngelo

John

Member

1

ACO Participant Representative

Inspira Medical Centers, Inc.

Warner Matthew Member 1 ACO Participant Representative Inspira Medical Centers, Inc. 

Kohli

Alka

Member

1

ACO Participant Representative

Underwood-Memorial Hospital

Trotz

Chris

Member

1

ACO Participant Representative

CT Holdings Medical Group, LLC

Shields

Jack

Member

1

ACO Participant Representative

Jack M Shields, MD.

Ballas

Christopher

Member

1

ACO Participant Representative

South Cumberland Medical Associates PC

Ocasio Robert Member 1 ACO Participant Representative Depersia Chernoff & Ocasio PC

Love

Sally

Member

1

ACO Medicare Beneficiary Representative

Not Applicable

Bhendwal Sanjay Member 1 Community Representative Not Applicable


Key ACO clinical and administrative leadership:

April Venable

ACO Executive

Gregory Herman

Medical Director

Joseph Piccolo

Compliance Officer

Paul Lambrecht

Quality Assurance/Improvement Officer



Associated committees and committee leadership:

Committee Name

Committee Leader Name and Position

Clinical Consensus Committee

Dr. Chris Trotz, Chair

Finance Committee

Thomas Baldosaro, Chair

Compliance Committee

Joseph Piccolo, Chair




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

  • Hospital employing ACO professionals

  • Partnerships or joint venture arrangements between hospitals and ACO professionals


Shared Savings and Losses

Amount of Shared Savings/Losses

  • First Agreement Period

    • Performance Year 2017, $0

    • Performance Year 2016, $0

    • Performance Year 2015, $0

Shared Savings Distribution

  • First Agreement Period

    • 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

    • 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


Quality Performance Results

2017 Quality Performance Results:

ACO#

Measure Name

Rate

ACO Mean

ACO-1

CAHPS: Getting Timely Care, Appointments, and Information

79.89

80.60

ACO-2

CAHPS: How Well Your Providers Communicate

92.87

93.13

ACO-3

CAHPS: Patients’ Rating of Provider

91.61

92.31

ACO-4

CAHPS: Access to Specialists

82.64

83.32

ACO-5

CAHPS: Health Promotion and Education

64.23

62.30

ACO-6

CAHPS: Shared Decision Making

76.73

75.85

ACO-7

CAHPS: Health Status/Functional Status

74.41

73.05

ACO-34

CAHPS: Stewardship of Patient Resources

27.39

25.68

ACO-8

Risk Standardized, All Condition Readmission

15.34

15.01

ACO-35

Skilled Nursing Facility 30-day All-Cause Readmission measure (SNFRM)

20.42

18.46

ACO-36

All-Cause Unplanned Admissions for Patients with Diabetes

59.74

53.95

ACO-37

All-Cause Unplanned Admissions for Patients with Heart Failure

89.15

79.16

ACO-38

All-Cause Unplanned Admissions for Patients with Multiple Chronic Conditions

71.14

61.74

ACO-43

Ambulatory Sensitive Condition Acute Composite (AHRQ* Prevention Quality Indicator (PQI #91))

2.31

1.93

ACO-11

Use of Certified EHR Technology

100.00

98.48

ACO-12

Medication Reconciliation 

70.38

75.32

ACO-13

Falls: Screening for Future Fall Risk

76.02

74.38

 ACO-44 Imaging Studies for Low Back Pain 66.67 67.32

ACO-14

Preventive Care and Screening: Influenza Immunization

71.35

72.52

ACO-15

Pneumonia Vaccination Status for Older Adults

76.55

72.92

ACO-16

Preventive Care and Screening: Body Mass Index (BMI) Screening and Follow-Up

57.12

70.69

ACO-17

Preventive Care and Screening: Tobacco Use: Screening and Cessation Intervention

95.76

90.48

ACO-18

Preventive Care and Screening: Screening for Clinical Depression and Follow-up Plan

67.16

61.98

ACO-19

Colorectal Cancer Screening

62.89

64.58

ACO-20

Breast Cancer Screening

70.74

70.05

ACO-42

Statin Therapy for the Prevention and Treatment of Cardiovascular Disease

82.40

79.89

ACO-27

Diabetes Mellitus: Hemoglobin A1c Poor Control

18.12

16.74

ACO-41

Diabetes: Eye Exam  

35.38

50.37

ACO-28

Hypertension (HTN): Controlling High Blood Pressure

71.27

71.47

ACO-30

Ischemic Vascular Disease (IVD): Use of Aspirin or Another Antithrombotic

87.89

86.86


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 “Inspira Care Connect, LLC” to view the quality performance results. This ACO can also be found by using the ACO ID A93114 in the public use files on data.cms.gov.


Payment Rule Waivers

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