Community Medical Group, Inc.

ACO Name and Location

CMG ACO, LLC
265 Church Street
14th Floor
New Haven, Connecticut 06510

ACO Primary Contact

Primary Contact Name Jennifer Cammarano
Primary Contact Phone Number 203.687.4422 x 113
Primary Contact Email Address jcammarano@communitymedgroup.org

 

Organizational Information

ACO participants:

ACO Participants ACO Participant in Joint Venture (Enter Y or N)
ERIC FAN M.D., L.L.C. N
Jeffrey Small N
Frank Castiglione N
Burton Rubin N
Peter Mohrer N
Jeffrey A. Arons, MD, PC N
Surgical Associates of New Haven, P.C. N
Medical Specialists of Fairfield, LLC N
INTERNAL MEDICINE OF MILFORD, P. C. N
CONNECTICUT PODIATRY GROUP, P.C N
Connecticut Gastroenterology Consultants, P.C. N
Francis X. Walsh, MD, PC N
VILLAGE MEDICAL ASSOCIATES, P.C. N
Neurological Specialist, P.C. N
Digestive Disease Associates N
Internal Medicine of East Haven PC N
Michael Rosenthal, MD N
Connecticut Medical Associates N
Zeno Chicarilli N
Alan Ecker N
Norman Werdiger N
Pulmonary & Internal Medicine Assoc. P.C. N
Southern New England Ear,Nose,Throat & Facial Plastic Surgery Grp Llp N
M Marer N
JAYNE PINCUS, MD N
Richard Stahl N
Ear Nose & Throat Medical and Surgical Group, LLC N
Burton Rubin N
Ear, Nose and Throat Specialists of CT, PC N
Fairfield Medical Group, LLC N
Arthritis & Osteoporosis Center, P.C. N
Affiliated Foot Surgeons, P.C. N
GERIATRIC AND ADULT PSYCHIATRY, LLC N
The Orthopaedic And Sports Medicine Center N
New England Retina Associates Pc N
Women’s Health Care of Milford, P.C. N
New Haven Neurosurgical Assoc. P.C N
James J. Zumpano, M.D., LLC N
Jeffrey Small N
Kalman Watsky N
QUINNIPIAC INTERNAL MEDICINE, P.C. N
Steven L. Saunders, M.D., LLC N
Harvey E. Armel MD LLC N
FPIM OF NEW HAVEN COUNTY, LLC N
Sanjay Aggarwal N
Broadway Medical Group, LLC N
Mount Carmel Internal Medicine And Geriatrics, Llc N
HARVEY J. BLUESTEIN, M.D., L.L.C. N
SI-HOI LAM, M.D., L.L.C. N
STEVEN J. BLANDER, M.D., L.L.C. N
QUINNIPIAC MEDICAL OF BRANFORD, LLC N
Heartcare Associates Of Connecticut, Llc N
CONNECTICUT RETINA CONSULTANTS, LLC N
MICHAEL J. FRANCO, M.D., LLC N
Internal Medicine Of Clinton N
Allergy And Asthma Care Of Fairfield County, Llc N
Endocrine Assoc Of Ct Llc N
Emily A. Nolfo, MD, LLC N
Melanie Kelton N
Jayne Pincus N
Ismail Tarkhan, MD N
Norman Werdiger N
Kalman Watsky N
Alan Ecker N
Zeno Chicarilli N
JEFFREY H. GIMBEL, M.D. LLC N
CARDIOVASCULAR PHYSICIANS & CONSULTANTS, LLC N
Strong Women’s Health LLC N
BRIDGEPORT FAMILY HEALTH LLC N
Adam Bard, Md Llc N
Branhaven Medical Group, LLC N
Mark A. Perrotti, M.D. LLC N
Daphne Evans N
FAMILY AND INTERNAL MEDICINE OF DIXWELL AVENUE N
Family Practice & Internal Medicine, Llc N
ONCOLOGY HEMATOLOGY CARE OF CONNECTICUT, LLC N
CAMPBELL MEDICAL SERVICES, L.L.C. N
Diagnostic And Medical Specialists Of Greenwich N
DEAN HAR, M.D. LLC N
MELANIE KELTON, MD N
CONNECTICUT PULMONARY SPECIALISTS, P.C. N
PAULA M. BEVILACQUA, MD, LLC N
Internal Medicine of West Haven, LLC N
Margaret Chustecka Internal Medicine Of Greater New Haven N
GANDELMAN CARDIOLOGY, P.C. N
M Marer N
Internal Medicine of Guilford, LLC N
Richard Stahl N
Joao Nascimento MD LLC N
REBECCA WARKOL, MD, LLC N
Michael Rosenthal N
FAMILY PRACTICE OF GREATER NEW HAVEN, LLC N
Ismail Tarkhan, MD N
Daphne Evans N
Mobile Care Solutions, PC N
NEW HAVEN FOOT AND ANKLE GROUP INC. N

 

 

ACO governing body:

Member Member’s Voting Power Membership Type ACO Participant TIN Legal Business Name/DBA, if Applicable
Last Name First Name Title/Position
Quaranta Joseph President/Chair, Voting Member 1 ACO Participant Representative Quinnipiac Medical of Branford, LLC
Dickey Phillip Vice President, Voting Member 1 ACO Participant Representative New Haven Neurosurgical Associates, P.C.
Czibulka Agnes Secretary, Voting Member 1 ACO Participant Representative Ear Nose & Throat Medical and Surgical Group, LLC
Siegal Alan Treasurer, Voting Member 1 ACO Participant Representative Geriatric and Adult Psychiatry, LLC
Mayerson Adam Voting Member 1 ACO Participant Representative Endocrine Associates of Connecticut, LLC
Bogardus Sidney Voting Member 1 ACO Participant Representative Connecticut Gastroenterology Consultants, P.C.
Pearson David Voting Member 1 Medicare Beneficiary Representative NA

 

Key ACO clinical and administrative leadership:

Joseph Quaranta ACO Executive
Joseph Quaranta Medical Director
Mark Aresco Compliance Officer
Sharon Wood Quality Assurance/Improvement Officer

 

Associated committees and committee leadership:

Committee Name Committee Leader Name and Position
Clinical Integration Committee Joseph Quaranta, MD, Chair
Finance Committee Alan Siegal, MD, Chair
Credentialing Committee Norman Werdiger, MD, Chair

 

Types of ACO participants, or combinations of participants, that formed the ACO:

  • Networks of individual practices of ACO professionals

 

Shared Savings and Losses

Amount of Shared Savings/Losses

  • First Agreement Period
    • Performance Year 2016, $0
    • Performance Year 2015, $0

 

Shared Savings Distribution

  • First Agreement Period
    • Performance Year 2016
      • 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 2015
      • Proportion invested in infrastructure: N/A
      • Proportion invested in redesigned care processes/resources: N/A
      • Proportion of distribution to ACO participants: N/A

 

Quality Performance Results

2016 Quality Performance Results:

ACO# Measure Name Rate ACO Mean
ACO-1 CAHPS: Getting Timely Care, Appointments, and Information 79.14 80.51
ACO-2 CAHPS: How Well Your Providers Communicate 92.71 93.01
ACO-3 CAHPS: Patients’ Rating of Provider 93.69 92.25
ACO-4 CAHPS: Access to Specialists 86.10 83.49
ACO-5 CAHPS: Health Promotion and Education 61.74 60.32
ACO-6 CAHPS: Shared Decision Making 77.20 75.40
ACO-7 CAHPS: Health Status/Functional Status 74.00 72.30
ACO-34 CAHPS: Stewardship of Patient Resources 23.19 26.97
ACO-8 Risk Standardized, All Condition Readmission 14.07 14.70
ACO-35 Skilled Nursing Facility 30-day All-Cause Readmission measure (SNFRM) 16.61 18.17
ACO-36 All-Cause Unplanned Admissions for Patients with Diabetes 46.69 53.20
ACO-37 All-Cause Unplanned Admissions for Patients with Heart Failure 60.34 75.23
ACO-38 All-Cause Unplanned Admissions for Patients with Multiple Chronic Conditions 47.91 59.81
ACO-9 Ambulatory Sensitive Condition Admissions: Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease or Asthma in Older Adults (AHRQ Prevention Quality Indicator (PQI) #5) 5.09 9.27
ACO-10 Ambulatory Sensitive Conditions Admissions: Heart Failure (AHRQ Prevention Quality Indicator (PQI) #8) 13.85 14.53
ACO-11 Percent of PCPs who Successfully Meet Meaningful Use Requirements 73.68 82.72
ACO-39 Documentation of Current Medications in the Medical Record 87.67 87.54
ACO-13 Falls: Screening for Future Fall Risk 69.60 64.04
ACO-14 Preventive Care and Screening: Influenza Immunization 73.05 68.32
ACO-15 Pneumonia Vaccination Status for Older Adults 80.70 69.21
ACO-16 Preventive Care and Screening: Body Mass Index (BMI) Screening and Follow-Up 84.57 74.45
ACO-17 Preventive Care and Screening: Tobacco Use: Screening and Cessation Intervention 97.74 90.98
ACO-18 Preventive Care and Screening: Screening for Clinical Depression and Follow-up Plan 42.04 53.63
ACO-19 Colorectal Cancer Screening 69.42 61.52
ACO-20 Breast Cancer Screening 79.41 67.61
ACO-21 Preventive Care and Screening: Screening for High Blood Pressure and Follow-Up Documented 91.76 76.79
ACO-42 Statin therapy for the Prevention and Treatment of Cardiovascular Disease 82.96 77.72
ACO-27 Diabetes Mellitus: Hemoglobin A1c Poor Control 17.54 18.24
ACO-41 Diabetes: Eye Exam 44.03 44.94
ACO-28 Hypertension (HTN): Controlling High Blood Pressure 82.44 70.69
ACO-30 Ischemic Vascular Disease (IVD): Use of Aspirin or Another Antithrombotic 85.97 85.05
ACO-31 Heart Failure (HF): Beta-Blocker Therapy for Left Ventricular Systolic Dysfunction (LVSD) 83.16 88.67
ACO-33 Angiotensin-Converting Enzyme (ACE) Inhibitor or Angiotensin Receptor Blocker (ARB) Therapy – for patients with CAD and Diabetes or Left Ventricular Systolic Dysfunction (LVEF<40%) 80.30 79.67

 

Please note, the ACO-40 Depression Remission at 12 months quality measure is not included in public reporting due to low samples.

 

Note: In the Quality Performance Results file(s) above, search for “CMG ACO, LLC” to view the quality performance results. This ACO can also be found by using the ACO ID A49168 in the public use files on data.cms.gov.

Payment Rule Waivers

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