MSSP ACO

MSSP ACO

ACO Name and Location:
Piedmont Clinic ACO LLC
2727 Paces Ferry Road SE, Suite 1-800
Atlanta, GA 30339

ACO Primary Contact:
Brandy Frieson-Kelly
PiedmontClinicACO@piedmont.org
470-271-2218

Shared Savings Program Accountable Care Organizations (ACOs) are groups of doctors and other healthcare providers who voluntarily work together with Medicare to give high quality service to Medicare Fee-for-Service beneficiaries.

ACO Participants

o Aesthetic and Reconstructive Surgery PC
o Allergy Sinus and Cough Center of Georgia, Inc.
o Atlanta Breast Care, PC
o Atlanta Dermatologic Surgery Consultants, PC
o Atlanta Heart Associates
o Atlanta ID Group, P.C.
o Byron F. Harper, III, M.D., P.C.
o Ciao Bella Medical Center and Spa
o Concordia Anesthesiology, Inc.
o Coney & Minter Internal Medicine, P.C.
o Cranford Powell and Morris Advanced Surgical Specialists, LLC
o Digestive Healthcare Of Georgia
o Georgia Bone & Joint, LLC
o Georgia Dermatology Specialists of Coweta County
o Georgia Eye Associates, PC
o Georgia Renal Specialists
o Gleneagles Surgery, P.C.
o Heart & Vascular Care Of Georgia Pc
o Henry Anesthesia Associates, LLC
o Henry Internal Medicine, P.C.
o Jorge Amador, M.D., LLC
o Khair Family Practice, PC
o L & H Internal Medicine PC
o Mastercare Medical Center
o Matthew W. Camp Ophthalmology LLC
o Medical Dermatology Specialists Inc.
o Nephrology Consultants of Georgia, P.C.

o Nephrology, Inc.
o Neurology Associates, P.C.
o Newnan Neurology PC
o North Atlanta Heart & Vascular Centre
o Northwest Georgia Surgical Specialists, PC
o Peachtree City Physicians Group
o Piedmont Anesthesia Associates LLC
o Piedmont Cancer Institute
o Piedmont Colorectal Associates, PC
o Piedmont Internal Medicine, PC
o Piedmont Medical Care Corporation
o Piedmont Providers, LLC
o Piedmont Urology Professional, LLC
o Radiological & Medical Imagery Of Newnan
o Redding Allergy and Asthma Center, Inc.
o Ronald D. Patrick, MD, LLC
o S. Rao Cheti, MD, PC
o Schilling Healthcare Enterprises
o South Atlanta Neurosurgery
o Southern Crescent Neurological Clinic, Pc
o Southern Crescent Plastic Surgery Asc.
o Southern Gastroenterology Specialists, P.C.
o Surgery South, PC
o Surgical & Cosmetic Dermatology, P.C.
o Surgical Oncology of North Georgia, Inc.
o WMC Tyrone LLC

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


Additional ACO Information

ACO Governing Body:
o Ronnie Brownsworth, MD, Chair & Voting Member
o Jeffrey Shapiro, MD, ACO Participant Representative & Voting Member
o Booker Dalton, MD, ACO Participant Representative & Voting Member
o Moiz Master, MD, ACO Participant Representative & Voting Member
o William Bradford Harper, MD, ACO Participant Representative & Voting Member
o Philicia Andrews, MD, ACO Participant Representative & Voting Member
o Steven Lenhard, MD, ACO Participant Representative & Voting Member
o Richard Hengel, MD, ACO Participant Representative & Voting Member
o Patrick Railey, MD, ACO Participant Representative & Voting Member
o Crystal Young, DO, ACO Participant Representative & Voting Member
o Michael McAnder, ACO Finance Director & Voting Member
o Charlie Hall, Medicare Beneficiary & Voting Member

Key ACO Clinical and Administrative Leadership:
o ACO Executive: Ronnie Brownsworth, MD
o Medical Director: Moiz Master, MD
o Compliance Official: Mark Guiza
o Quality Assurance/Improvement Officer: Shanie Johnson, RN

Associated Committees and  Committee Leadership:
o Quality Sub-Committee: Moiz Master, MD Chair
o Clinical Practice Committee: Leigh Hamby, MD Co-Chair, John McNair, MD Co-Chair
o Clinical Informatics Committee: Steven Lenhard, MD Co-Chair, Ralph Peeler, MD Co-Chair

Types of ACO participants, or combinations of participants, that formed the ACO:
Network of individual practices of ACO Professionals


Shared Savings and Losses

Shared Savings Distribution

Agreement period beginning 2017, Performance Year 2017
• Proportion invested in infrastructure: TBD %
• Proportion invested in redesigned care processes/resources: TBD %
• Proportion of distribution to ACO participants: TBD %

Agreement period beginning 2017, Performance Year 2018
• Proportion invested in infrastructure: TBD %
• Proportion invested in redesigned care processes/resources: TBD %
• Proportion of distribution to ACO participants: TBD %

Agreement period beginning 2017, Performance Year 2019
• Proportion invested in infrastructure: TBD %
• Proportion invested in redesigned care processes/resources: TBD %
• Proportion of distribution to ACO participants: TBD %

Amount of Shared Savings/Losses

• Agreement period beginning 2017, Performance Year 2017: $ TBD
• Agreement period beginning 2017, Performance Year 2018: $ TBD
• Agreement period beginning 2017, Performance Year 2019: $ TBD

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

Quality Performance Results
To be completed after the conclusion of the performance year.

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