MSSP ACO – Baptist Accountable Care

Baptist Accountable Care, LLC
1445 Ross Avenue, Suite 1400
Dallas, TX 75020

ACO Primary Contact
Primary Contact Name Robin Clark
Primary Contact Phone Number 210-297-1332
Primary Contact Email Address

Organizational Information

ACO Participants ACO Participant in Joint Venture (Enter Y or N)
Physician Primecare, Inc  N
San Antonio Premier Internal Medicine, PLLC  N
South Alamo Medical Group  N
VHS San Antonio Partners, LLC  Y

Key ACO clinical and administrative leadership:

Robin Clark ACO Executive
Ayham Shneker Medical Director
Melanie Roberts Compliance Officer
Sahana Sharan Quality Assurance/Improvement Officer

Associated committees and committee leadership:

Types of ACO participants, or combinations of participants, that formed the ACO:
Partnerships or joint venture arrangements between hospitals and ACO professionals

Shared Savings and Losses

Amount of Shared Savings/Losses

  • First Agreement Period
    • Performance Year 2017, $0

Shared Savings Distribution

  • First Agreement Period
    • Performance Year 2017
      • 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

2017 Quality Performance Results:

ACO# Measure Name Rate ACO Mean
ACO-1 CAHPS: Getting Timely Care, Appointments, and Information 83.29 80.6
ACO-2 CAHPS: How Well Your Providers Communicate 94.94 93.13
ACO-3 CAHPS: Patients' Rating of Provider 93.67 92.31
ACO-4 CAHPS: Access to Specialists 86.40 83.32
ACO-5 CAHPS: Health Promotion and Education 63.79 62.30
ACO-6 CAHPS: Shared Decision Making 79.43 75.85
ACO-7 CAHPS: Health Status/Functional Status 71.23 73.05
ACO-34 CAHPS: Stewardship of Patient Resources 23.41 25.68
ACO-8 Risk-Standardized, All Condition Readmission 14.82 15.01
ACO-35 Skilled Nursing Facility 30-Day All-Cause Readmission Measure (SNFRM) 18.84 18.46
ACO-36 All-Cause Unplanned Admissions for Patients with Diabetes 48.23 53.95
ACO-37 All-Cause Unplanned Admissions for Patients with Heart Failure 67.16 79.16
ACO-38 All-Cause Unplanned Admissions for Patients with Multiple Chronic Conditions 52.86 61.74
ACO-43 Ambulatory Sensitive Condition Acute Composite (AHRQ* Prevention Quality Indicator (PQI #91) 1.79 1.93
ACO-11 Use of Certified EHR Technology 100.00 98.48
ACO-12 Medication Reconciliation 94.94 75.32
ACO-13 Falls: Screening for Future Fall Risk 58.65 74.38
ACO-44 Imaging Studies for Low Back Pain 73.68 67.32
ACO-14 Preventive Care and Screening: Influenza Immunization 70.40 72.52
ACO-15 Pneumonia Vaccination Status for Older Adults 79.25 72.92
ACO-16 Preventive Care and Screening: Body Mass Index (BMI) Screening and Follow Up 63.05 70.69
ACO-17 Preventive Care and Screening: Tobacco Use: Screening and Cessation Intervention 71.71 90.48
ACO-18 Preventive Care and Screening: Screening for Clinical Depression and Follow-up Plan 35.68 61.98
ACO-19 Colorectal Cancer Screening 44.02 64.58
ACO-20 Breast Cancer Screening 70.93 70.05
ACO-42 Statin Therapy for the Prevention and Treatment of Cardiovascular Disease 47.70 79.89
ACO-27 Diabetes Mellitus: Hemoglobin A1c Poor Control 13.32 16.74
ACO-41 Diabetes: Eye Exam 37.83 50.37
ACO-28 Hypertension (HTN): Controlling High Blood Pressure 66.17 71.47
ACO-30 Ischemic Vascular Disease (IVD): Use of Aspirin or Another Antithrombotic 71.74 86.86

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 “Baptist Accountable Care, LLC” to view the quality performance results. This ACO can also be found by using the ACO ID A55300 in the public use files on

Payment Rule Waivers

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