ACO Participants

  • Biloxi Internal Medicine Clinic PA
  • Christina Hossley Inc
  • Clinton Family Care LLC
  • Family Medical Clinic of Crystal Springs PLLC
  • Family Medical Clinic of North MS Inc
  • Gulf Coast Life PLLC
  • Horn Lake Family Practice Inc
  • Internal Medicine Associates of Natchez, PLLC
  • J Russell Barnes MD PC
  • James Ervin
  • Jennifer D Gholson MD, LLC
  • Jones Family Medicine Clinic PLLC
  • Joseph L Wilson MD Inc
  • Kamlesh Parekh
  • Mississippi Family Medicine
  • North Bay Family Medical Clinic, PA
  • Olive Branch Family Medical Center
  • Premier Medical Group of Mississippi LLC
  • Primary Care Clinic of Ripley PA
  • Rentrop & Geater PLLC
  • RLGMDPA Inc
  • Robert C Masterson DO PA Inc
  • Robert M Cannon MD LLC
  • Sale Creek Family Practice, PLLC
  • South Sunflower County Hospital*
  • Susan A Chiarito MD PA Inc
  • Syed A A Zaidi, MD, PLLC
  • Urgent Medical Clinic Inc

*Joint venture between ACO professionals and hospitals

ACO Governing Body

  • Jones, Matthew, Voting Member, 1, ACO Participant Representative, Jones Family Medicine Clinic PLLC
  • Sharma, Achin, Voting Member, 1, ACO Participant Representative, Horn Lake Family Practice Inc
  • Wheat, David, Voting Member, 1, ACO Participant Representative, Clinton Family Care LLC
  • Ervin, James,Voting Member, 1, ACO Participant Representative, Family Medical Clinic of Crystal Springs PLLC
  • Hammack, Stephen,Voting Member, 1, ACO Participant Representative, Premier Medical Group of Mississippi LLC
  • Cappleman, Troy, Voting Member, 1, ACO Participant Representative, Primary Care Clinic of Ripley PA
  • Dowell, William, Voting Member, 1, ACO Participant Representative, South Sunflower County Hospital
  • Peterson, Andrew, Voting Member, 1, ACO Participant Representative, Biloxi Internal Medicine Clinic PA
  • Parekh, Kamlesh, Voting Member, 1, ACO Participant Representative, Kamlesh Parekh
  • Black, Daniel, Voting Member, 1, ACO Participant Representative, Sale Creek Family Practice, PLLC
  • Shelby, Chris, Voting Member, 1, ACO Participant Representative, North Bay Family Medical Clinic, PA
  • Chiarito, Susan, Voting Member, 1, ACO Participant Representative, Susan A Chiarito MD PA Inc
  • Drake, Sabra, Voting Member, 1, ACO Participant Representative, Urgent Medical Clinic Inc
  • Mire, Blane, Voting Member, 1, ACO Participant Representative, Internal Medicine Associates of Natchez, PLLC
  • Stokley, Todd, Voting Member, 1, ACO Participant Representative, Mississippi Family Medicine
  • Gholson, Jennifer, Voting Member, 1, ACO Participant Representative, Jennifer D Gholson MD, LLC
  • Zaidi, Syed, Voting Member, 1, ACO Participant Representative, Syed A A Zaidi, MD, PLLC
  • Geater, Barbara, Voting Member, 1, ACO Participant Representative, Rentrop & Geator PLLC
  • Skinner, Robert, Voting Member, 1, ACO Participant Representative, Family Medical Clinic of North MS Inc
  • Eldre, Edward, Voting Member, 1, ACO Participant Representative, Olive Branch Family Medical Center
  • DeWitt, Erin, Voting Member, 1, ACO Participant Representative, Gulf Coast Life PLLC
  • Hartness, Stanley, Voting Member, 1, Medicare Beneficiary Representative, N/A
  • Robin, Nadine, Voting Member and Chair Person, 1, ACO Executive, Aledade, Inc.

Key Clinical and Administrative Leadership

  • Executive Director: Ms. Nadine Robin
  • Medical Director: Dr. Syed Zaidi
  • Compliance Officer: Ms. Sarah Chasson
  • Quality Assurance/Improvement Officer: Dr. Emily Maxson

ACO Committees and Committee Leaderships

  • Beneficiary Engagement Committee: Dr. David Wheat, Chair
  • Transitions of Care Committee: Dr. Troy Cappleman
  • Compliance Committee: Dr. Susan Chiarito

Composition of ACO

  • A network of individual practices of ACO professionals.

Amount of Shared Savings/Losses

First Agreement Period

  • Performance Year 2017, $4,549,453
  • Performance Year 2016, $0

Shared Savings Distribution

First Agreement Period

Performance Year 2017

Performance Year 2016

10%

Reinvest in infrastructure

30%

Invested in redesigned care processes/resources

60%

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#Measure NameRateACO Mean
ACO-1CAHPS: Getting Timely Care, Appointments, and Information77.2980.6
ACO-2CAHPS: How Well Your Providers Communicate92.0593.13
ACO-3CAHPS: Patients’ Rating of Provider92.4192.31
ACO-4CAHPS: Access to Specialists86.3683.32
ACO-5CAHPS: Health Promotion and Education56.5162.3
ACO-6CAHPS: Shared Decision Making73.3775.85
ACO-7CAHPS: Health Status/Functional Status71.6473.05
ACO-34CAHPS: Stewardship of Patient Resources32.4725.68
ACO-8Risk Standardized, All Condition Readmission14.8315.01
ACO-35Skilled Nursing Facility 30-day All-Cause Readmission measure (SNFRM)18.2618.46
ACO-37All-Cause Unplanned Admissions for Patients with Heart Failure80.7279.16
ACO-38All-Cause Unplanned Admissions for Patients with Multiple Chronic Conditions62.5761.74
ACO-43Ambulatory Sensitive Condition Acute Composite (AHRQ* Prevention Quality Indicator (PQI #91))2.541.93
ACO-11Use of Certified EHR Technology10098.48
ACO-12Medication Reconciliation89.9275.32
ACO-13Falls: Screening for Future Fall Risk78.1974.38
ACO-44Imaging Studies for Low Back Pain57.9567.32
ACO-14Preventive Care and Screening: Influenza Immunization70.3872.52
ACO-15Pneumonia Vaccination Status for Older Adults80.872.92
ACO-16Preventive Care and Screening: Body Mass Index (BMI) Screening and Follow-Up67.9470.69
ACO-17Preventive Care and Screening: Tobacco Use: Screening and Cessation Intervention93.8190.48
ACO-18Preventive Care and Screening: Screening for Clinical Depression and Follow-up Plan71.4361.98
ACO-19Colorectal Cancer Screening68.3264.58
ACO-20Breast Cancer Screening67.1970.05
ACO-42Statin Therapy for the Prevention and Treatment of Cardiovascular Disease85.7879.89
ACO-27Diabetes Mellitus: Hemoglobin A1c Poor Control15.6316.74
ACO-41Diabetes: Eye Exam53.7550.37
ACO-28Hypertension (HTN): Controlling High Blood Pressure64.8471.47
ACO-30Ischemic Vascular Disease (IVD): Use of Aspirin or Another Antithrombotic97.8186.86

For 2017 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 Mississippi ACO, LLC” to view the quality performance results. This ACO can also be found by using the ACO ID A20392 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.