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UHA Headquarters
7999 Gateway Blvd., Suite 200 Newark, CA 94560

EMAIL US

Accountable Care Organization

ACO Public Reporting

ACO Name & Location
UHA ACO LLC
7979 Gateway Blvd.
Suite 120
Newark, CA 94560

ACO Primary Contact
Primary Contact Name:  Soumya Mamidala
Primary Contact Phone Number:  510-662-5811
Primary Contact Email Address:  SMamidala@stanfordhealthcare.org

ACO Participants
University HealthCare Alliance
ACO Participant in Joint Venture:  No

ACO Governing Body
Member Last Name Member First Name Member Title/
Position
Member (%) Voting Power Membership Type Legal Business Name/DBA
Bohman Bryan Board Chair (MD) 30% ACO Participant Representative University Healthcare Alliance
Krna Catherine Member 30% ACO Participant Representative University Healthcare Alliance
Sankary Richard Member (MD) 30% ACO Participant Representative University Healthcare Alliance
Woods George Medicare Beneficiary (MD)

 

10% Medicare Beneficiary N/A
Key ACO Clinical and Administrative Leadership
David Overton ACO Executive
Michael Kim, MD Medical Director
Monica Chu, JD Compliance Officer
Stephan Schwarzwaelder, RN Quality Assurance/Improvement Officer

 

Associated Committees and Committee Leadership
Committee Name Committee Leader Name and Position
Quality Assurance and
Utilization Management
Michael Kim, MD 
David Overton, RN 
Finance and Cost Analysis Michael Weatherford 

Types of ACO participants, or combinations of participants, that formed the ACO
ACO Professionals in group practice arrangements

Shared Savings & Losses

Amount of Shared Savings/Losses

  • First Agreement Period
    • Performance Year 2019 – $1,918,033

Shared Savings Distribution

  • First Agreement Period
    • Performance Year 2019
      • Proportion invested in infrastructure: 50%
      • Proportion invested in redesigned care processes/resources: 50%
      • Proportion of distribution to ACO participants: 0%

Quality Performance Results

2019 Quality Performance Results

ACO # Measure Name Rate ACO Mean
ACO-1 CAHPS: Getting Timely Care, Appointments, and Information 83.77 85.86
ACO-2 CAHPS: How Well Your Providers Communicate 93.51 94.11
ACO-3 CAHPS: Patients’ Rating of Provider 91.84 92.69
ACO-4 CAHPS: Access to Specialists 82.70 81.54
ACO-5 CAHPS: Health Promotion and Education 55.85 60.44
ACO-6 CAHPS: Shared Decision Making 56.86 62.78
ACO-7 CAHPS: Health Status/Functional Status 75.95 73.79
ACO-34 CAHPS: Stewardship of Patient Resources 18.02 26.17
ACO-45 CAHPS: Courteous and Helpful Office Staff 91.68 92.84
ACO-46 CAHPS: Care Coordination 83.75 86.89
ACO-8 Risk Standardized, All Condition Readmission 14.38 14.86
ACO-38 All-Cause Unplanned Admissions for Patients with Multiple Chronic Conditions 49.32 58.15
ACO-43 Ambulatory Sensitive Condition Acute Composite (AHRQ* Prevention Quality Indicator (PQI #91)) 1.32 1.87
ACO-13 Falls: Screening for Future Fall Risk 50.57 84.04
ACO-14 Preventive Care and Screening: Influenza Immunization 91.71 74.77
ACO-17 Preventive Care and Screening: Tobacco Use: Screening and Cessation Intervention 56.00 78.04
ACO-18 Preventive Care and Screening: Screening for Depression and Follow-up Plan 73.91 70.40
ACO-19 Colorectal Cancer Screening 79.21 70.76
ACO-20 Breast Cancer Screening 83.36 73.84
ACO-42 Statin Therapy for the Prevention and Treatment of Cardiovascular Disease 84.15 82.17
ACO-40 Depression Remission at Twelve Months 35.29 13.58
ACO-27 Diabetes: Hemoglobin A1c Poor Control (>9%) 8.46 13.88
ACO-28 Controlling High Blood Pressure 76.75 75.04

 

For previous years’ financial and quality performance results, please visit data.cms.gov.

Payment Rule Waivers

  • Skilled Nursing Facility (SNF) 3-day Rule Waiver:
    –Yes, our ACO uses the SNF 3-Day Rule Waiver, pursuant to 42 CFR 425.612.
  • Waiver for Payment for Telehealth Services:
    –No, our ACO clinicians do not provide telehealth services using the flexibilities under 42 CFR 425.612(f) and 42 CFR 425.613.

Beneficiary Information Notice
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If you are a beneficiary and would like information about MSSP, please call:

  • 1-800-MEDICARE (1-800-633-4227)
  • Teletypewriter users, please call 1-877-486-2048