Medicare ACO

Cascadia Care Network LLC

Previous Names: N/A
1415 East Kincaid Street
Mount Vernon, WA 98274

Primary Contact NameSandeep Singh
Primary Contact Phone Number360-814-7472
Primary Contact Email Addressssingh@skagitregionalhealth.org


Organizational Information

ACO Participants

ACO ParticipantsACO Participant in Joint Venture
Public Hospital District No. 1, SkagitN

 

ACO Governing Body

Member

Last Name
First Name
Title/Position
Voting Member's Power Membership Type
ACO Participant Legal Business Name
IvieBrianBoard Chair and Chief Executive OfficerVoting MemberACO ParticipantPublic Hospital District No. 1 Skagit County
IshizukaPaulTreasurer Voting Member ACO ParticipantPublic Hospital District No. 1 Skagit County
Hink, MDMary AnnMedical DirectorVoting MemberACO ParticipantPublic Hospital District No. 1 Skagit County
Ramsbottom, MDMaryPracticing PhysicianVoting MemberACO ParticipantPublic Hospital District No. 1 Skagit County
Griggs, MDJoshuaPracticing PhysicianVoting MemberACO ParticipantPublic Hospital District No. 1 Skagit County
Escobar, MD  DavidPracticing Physician Voting Member ACO ParticipantPublic Hospital District No. 1 Skagit County
OpenOpenBoard MemberVoting MemberMedicare Beneficiary RepresentativePublic Hospital District No. 1 Skagit County

 

 

Key ACO Clinical and Administrative Leadership

Sandeep SinghACO Executive
Mary Ann Hink, MDMedical Director
Lisa NortonCompliance Officer
Sarah PlaceQuality Assurance/Improvement Officer

 

Associated Committees and Leaders

Committee NameCommittee Leader Name and Position
Finance and Contracting CommitteePaul Ishizuka, CFO and Tamara Cesena, VP Revenue Cycle - Co-Chairs
Quality and Utilization Review CommitteeDr. Joshua Griggs - Chair
IS Data Governance and Informatics CommitteeLisa Buller, CIO

 

 

Types of ACO Participants, or Combination of Participants, that formed the ACO:

  • Hospital employing ACO Professionals

Shared Savings and Losses

Amount of Shared Savings/Losses

  • First Agreement Period
    - Performance Year 2018, $0
    - Performance Year 2019, $1,672,993

Shared Savings Distribution

  • First Agreement Period
    - 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 2019

      • Proportion invested in infrastructure: 40%
      • Proportion invested in redesigned care processes/resources: 60%
      • Proportion of distribution to ACO participants: 40%

Quality Performance Results

2019 Quality Performance Results

ACO# Measure name Rate ACO Mean
ACO-1 CAHPS: Getting Timely Care, Appointments, and Information  77.3 85.86
ACO-2 CAHPS: How Well Your Providers Communicate  91.98 94.11
ACO-3 CAHPS: Patients’ Rating of Provider 89.3 92.69
ACO-4 CAHPS: Access to Specialists  75.71 81.54
ACO-5 CAHPS: Health Promotion and Education  57.92 60.44
ACO-6 CAHPS: Shared Decision Making  63.95 62.78
ACO-7 CAHPS: Health Status/Functional Status  69.76 73.79
ACO-34 CAHPS: Stewardship of Patient Resources 22.48 26.17
ACO-45 CAHPS: Courteous and Helpful Office Staff 91.57 92.84
ACO-46 CAHPS: Care Coordination 85.15 86.89
ACO-8 Risk Standardized, All Condition Readmission  15.5114.86
ACO-38 All-Cause Unplanned Admissions for Patients with Multiple Chronic Conditions 60.2558.15
ACO-43 Ambulatory Sensitive Condition Acute Composite (AHRQ* Prevention Quality Indicator (PQI #91)) 1.41.87
ACO-13 Falls: Screening for Future Fall Risk 90.14 84.04
ACO-14 Preventive Care and Screening: Influenza Immunization 75.82 74.77
ACO-17 Preventive Care and Screening: Tobacco Use: Screening and Cessation Intervention 52.38 78.04
ACO-18 Preventive Care and Screening: Screening for Clinical Depression and Follow Up Plan 70.28 70.4
ACO-19 Colorectal Cancer Screening  57 70.76
ACO-20 Breast Cancer Screening  63.17 73.84
ACO-42 Statin Therapy for the Prevention and Treatment of Cardiovascular Disease 84 82.17
ACO-27 Diabetes: Hemoglobin A1c Poor Control (>9) 11.42 13.88
ACO-28 Controlling High Blood Pressure 68.05 75.04
For previous years' Financial and Quality Performance Results, please visit data.cms.gov

    Note: In the Quality Performance Results file(s) above, search for “Cascadia Care Network LLC” to view the quality performance results. This ACO can also be found by using the ACO ID A3731 in the public use files on data.cms.gov.

     

    Payment Rule Waivers

     

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