MSSP ACO

    ACO Name and Location
    Arkansas Health Network, LLC
    2 St. Vincent Circle
    Little Rock, AR 72205

    ACO Primary Contact
    Bob Sarkar, MBA FACHE 
    ibsarkar@stvincenthealth.com
    501-552-3598


    ACO Participants

    • Arkansas Neurology, Inc.
    • Arkansas Urology, P.A.
    • B. Brooks Lawrence, MD, PA
    • Carroll Family Practice
    • Central Arkansas Hematology and Oncology Clinic, PA
    • CHI St. Vincent Medical Group Hot Springs
    • Conway Digestive Health Center, Inc.
    • Conway Heart Clinic
    • Conway Hematology Oncology
    • Conway Orthopaedic and Sports Medicine Clinic
    • Conway Regional Medical Center, Inc.
    • Conway Regional Rehabilitation Hospital, LLC
    • Conway Urology, PA
    • Family First Primary Care, PA
    • Hilman Family Clinic, PA
    • Homer L. Fleisher III, M.D., PA
    • Jack Stephens Heart Institute, LLC
    • Radiology Associates, P.A. *
    • Roy E Denton, MD, PA
    • St. Vincent Infirmary Medical Center 
    • St. Vincent Medical Group
    • St. Vincent Physician Clinics, LLC
    • The Woman’s Clinic, P.A.
    • Tilley Family Medicine, PA

    Participants involved in a joint venture are identified by the * next to their names on the participant list.


    ACO Governing Body
    • Dr. Daniel Felton, Voting Member and Chair, Little Rock Family Practice 
    • Bob Sarkar, Non-Voting Member and President, Arkansas Health Network 
    • Dr. Michael Pollock, Voting Member, Surgical Clinic PA  
    • Dr. David Foster, Voting Member, ACO Provider, Arkansas Health Network 
    • Dr. Harold Hedges, Voting Member and Medicare Beneficiary, Representative
    • Dr. David Griffen, Voting Member, ACO Provider, St. Vincent Infirmary Medical Center
    • Dr. John Meadors, Voting Member, ACO Provider, Radiology Associates P.A.
    • Dr. Lisa Sajovitz, Voting Member, ACO Provider, St. Vincent Medical Group
    • Dr. Tony Johnson, Voting Member, Arkansas Pediatric Clinic
    • Dr. David Coussens, Voting Member, ACO Provider, Arkansas Urology, P.A.
    • Dr. Kyle Roper, Voting Member, ACO Provider, CHI St. Vincent Medical Group Hot Springs

     

    Key ACO Clinical and Administrative Leadership

    • ACO Executive: Mr. Bob Sarkar
    • Chief Medical Officer: Dr. Randy Hill
    • Compliance Official: Mr. Eddie Davis
    • Director of Operations: Ms. Rachel Kahn
    • Director of Care Management (Interim): Phyllis Romine

     

    Associated Committees and Committee Leadership

    • Clinical Care Committee: Dr. Randy Hill, Chair (Interim) 
    • Network Development Committee: Dr. Michael Pollock, Chair 
    • Finance & Contracting Committee: Dr. David Coussens 
    • IT & Analytics Committee: Dr. John Meadors 

     

    Types of ACO Participants or Combinations of Participants that Formed the ACO:

    • Network of individual practices of ACO professionals
    • Hospital employing ACO professionals

     

    Shared Savings and Losses 

    Amount of Shared Savings and Losses

    Agreement period beginning 2014, Performance Year 1 (2014) -$1,913,524

    Agreement period beginning 2014, Performance Year 2 (2015) – $0

    Agreement period beginning 2014, Performance Year 3 (2016) – Not yet determined


    How Shared Savings are Distributed

    Agreement period beginning 2014, Performance Year 2014-2016

    Proportion Reinvested in Infrastructure – 30%

    Proportion Invested in Redesigned Care Processes/Resources - 0%

    Proportion of Distribution to ACO Participants – 70%

    Participant Hospitals – 14%

    Primary Care Physicians – 39%

    Specialty Care Physicians – 17%

     

     

    Agreement period beginning 2014, Performance Year 2015-2016

    Proportion Reinvested in Infrastructure – 30%

    Proportion Invested in Redesigned Care Processes/Resources - TBD

    Proportion of Distribution to ACO Participants – 70%

    Participant Hospitals – 14%

    Primary Care Physicians – 39%

    Specialty Care Physicians – 17%

     

    Quality Performance Results


     

     


     

     

    Resolutions of the Board of Managers