The interim leadership provided has not only stabilized the ACO organization, it has moved the organization forward.
- Within 10 weeks of starting, the ACO successfully completed the year 1 Quality reporting required of its participating physicians
- Within 4 months, the organization began rolling-out its first care coordination program- an effort joining the resources and expertise of the hospital and physicians to bring the right care at the right time in the right setting to the most challenging chronically ill beneficiaries.
- Within 4 months, an organization, practice, and physician scorecards were initiated in order to provide the ACO, the physician groups and the individual physicians with more timely feedback on quality, utilization and cost of care.
As interim leadership, i3 and its partner consultant are leading the health system's evaluation of the long-term fit of the ACO among its strategies to grow and excel in the population health arena.