ACO Participants

  • Andover Family Medicine LLC
  • Ashley Clinic, LLC
  • Bluestem Medical, LLP
  • Bryan C Davis MD PA
  • Bryan K Dennett MD PA
  • Centerpointe Physicians PA
  • Community Health Center of Southeast Kansas Inc
  • Complete Family Care LLC
  • Daniel J. Sanchez, MD, PA
  • Family Medicine Associates, P.A.
  • Family Practice Associates of Western Kansas, LLC
  • Jennifer McKenney
  • Konza Prairie Community Health Center, Inc.
  • Lawrence Family Medicine & Obstetrics PA
  • Lawrence Family Practice Center PA
  • Lawrence Family Practice Center PA
  • Lifeline Family Medicine PA
  • Matthew Floresch, M.D., LLC
  • Prairie Star Family Practice, P.A.
  • Prairiestar Health Center, Inc
  • Pratt Family Practice LLC
  • Salina Health Education Foundation
  • SEK Primary Care Assoc LLC
  • SMITH INTERNAL MEDICINE, P.A.
  • Solomon Valley Family Medicine PA
  • Stonecreek Family Physicians, Llp

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

ACO Governing Body

  • Cunningham, Amy, Voting Member, 1, ACO Participant Representative, SEK Primary Care Associates
  • Kraft, Bob, Voting Member, 1, ACO Participant Representative, Salina Family Healthcare Center
  • Gruenbacher, Doug, Voting Member, 1, ACO Participant Representative, Bluestem Medical
  • Sanchez, Dan, Voting Member, 1, ACO Participant Representative, Post Rock Family Medicine
  • Mikrut, Jenna, Voting Member, 1, ACO Participant Representative, Community Health Center of Southeast KS
  • McBratnety, Kathleen, Voting Member, 1, ACO Participant Representative, Complete Family Care
  • Landers, Lindsay, Voting Member, 1, ACO Participant Representative, Andover Family Medicine
  • Huerter, Pamela, Voting Member, 1, ACO Participant Representative, Lawrence Family Medicine and Obstetrics
  • Algrim, Samantha, Voting Member, 1, ACO Participant Representative, Family Practice Associates of Western KS
  • Hill, Tonya, Voting Member, 1, ACO Participant Representative, Morris & Hill Medical Clinic
  • Dennett, Bryan, Voting Member, 1, ACO Participant Representative, Family Care Center
  • Johanning, Chad, Voting Member, 1, ACO Participant Representative, Lawrence Family Practice Center
  • Guernsey, Dave, Voting Member, 1, ACO Participant Representative, Ashley Clinic
  • McKenney, Jennifer, 1, Voting Member, ACO Participant Representative, Bacani McKenney Clinic
  • Johnson, Rogena, Voting Member, 1, ACO Participant Representative, PrairieStar Health
  • Severa, Kathy, Voting Member, 1, ACO Participant Representative, Family Medicine Associates
  • Wolf, Lee, Voting Member, 1, ACO Participant Representative, Konza Prairie
  • Knopp, Ryan, Voting Member and Vice Chair, 1, ACO Participant Representative, Stonecreek Family Physicians
  • Chase, Segan, Voting Member, 1, ACO Participant Representative, Chase + Floersch
  • Fowler, Wakon, Voting Member, 1, ACO Participant Representative, Pratt Family Practice
  • Steeples, Joanne, Voting Member, 1, Medicare Beneficiary Representative
  • Patrick, Erin, Voting Member and Chair, ACO Executive, 1, Aledade, Inc.

Key Clinical and Administrative Leadership

  • Executive Director: Ms. Erin Patrick
  • Medical Director: Dr. Ryan Knopp
  • Compliance Officer: Ms. Sarah Chasson
  • Quality Assurance/Improvement Officer: Dr. Emily Maxson

ACO Committees and Committee Leaderships

  • Compliance Committee: Ms. Jenna Mikrut

Composition of ACO

  • Networks of individual practices of ACO professionals

Amount of Shared Savings/Losses

First Agreement Period

  • Performance Year 2017, $0
  • Performance Year 2016, $0

How Shared Savings Are Distributed

First Agreement Period

Performance Year 2017

Performance Year 2016

N/A

Reinvest in infrastructure

N/A

Invested in redesigned care processes/resources

N/A

Distribution to ACO Participants

100%

Primary Care Professionals

N/A

Specialists

N/A

Hospital

Quality Reporting

2017 Quality Performance Results:

2017 Quality Performance Results:   
Please note, the ACO-40 Depression Remission at 12 months quality measure is not included in public reporting due to low samples and the ACO-36 All-Cause Unplanned Admissions for Patients with Diabetes quality measure is not included in public reporting due to a non-material technical error.
ACO-1CAHPS: Getting Timely Care, Appointments, and Information82.3780.6
ACO-2CAHPS: How Well Your Providers Communicate92.6593.13
ACO-3CAHPS: Patients’ Rating of Provider91.6592.31
ACO-4CAHPS: Access to Specialists84.9383.32
ACO-5CAHPS: Health Promotion and Education60.662.3
ACO-6CAHPS: Shared Decision Making78.6575.85
ACO-7CAHPS: Health Status/Functional Status73.5873.05
ACO-34CAHPS: Stewardship of Patient Resources34.2825.68
ACO-8Risk Standardized, All Condition Readmission14.9515.01
ACO-35Skilled Nursing Facility 30-day All-Cause Readmission measure (SNFRM)17.7718.46
ACO-37All-Cause Unplanned Admissions for Patients with Heart Failure77.0179.16
ACO-38All-Cause Unplanned Admissions for Patients with Multiple Chronic Conditions65.7861.74
ACO-43Ambulatory Sensitive Condition Acute Composite (AHRQ* Prevention Quality Indicator (PQI #91))2.691.93
ACO-11Use of Certified EHR Technology10098.48
ACO-12Medication Reconciliation91.7475.32
ACO-13Falls: Screening for Future Fall Risk90.2874.38
ACO-44Imaging Studies for Low Back Pain61.1167.32
ACO-14Preventive Care and Screening: Influenza Immunization71.3472.52
ACO-15Pneumonia Vaccination Status for Older Adults88.1672.92
ACO-16Preventive Care and Screening: Body Mass Index (BMI) Screening and Follow-Up54.0970.69
ACO-17Preventive Care and Screening: Tobacco Use: Screening and Cessation Intervention95.9590.48
ACO-18Preventive Care and Screening: Screening for Clinical Depression and Follow-up Plan85.7661.98
ACO-19Colorectal Cancer Screening71.4364.58
ACO-20Breast Cancer Screening75.1670.05
ACO-42Statin Therapy for the Prevention and Treatment of Cardiovascular Disease77.9679.89
ACO-27Diabetes Mellitus: Hemoglobin A1c Poor Control10.5116.74
ACO-41Diabetes: Eye Exam67.5250.37
ACO-28Hypertension (HTN): Controlling High Blood Pressure64.7171.47
ACO-30Ischemic Vascular Disease (IVD): Use of Aspirin or Another Antithrombotic93.3886.86

For 2017 Quality Performance Results please visit: https://data.cms.gov/Special-Programs-Initiatives-Medicare-Shared-Savin/2017-Shared-Savings-Program-SSP-Accountable-Care-O/gk7c-vejx/data

For 2016 Quality Performance Results please visit: https://data.cms.gov/Special-Programs-Initiatives-Medicare-Shared-Savin/2016-Shared-Savings-Program-SSP-Accountable-Care-O/3jk5-q6dr/data

Note: In the Quality Performance Results file(s) above, search for “Aledade Kansas ACO, LLC” to view the quality performance results. This ACO can also be found by using the ACO ID A17196 in the public use files on data.cms.gov.

Payment Rule Waivers

  • No, our ACO does not utilize the SNF 3-Day Rule Waiver
  • The ACO is participating in a medication management agreement with CVS. The full waiver can be found here.
  • Our ACO operates a “TCM Completion Challenge” view the Waiver