Information for providers participating in the Accountable Care Coalition of Southeast Texas
The Accountable Care Coalition of Southeast Texas is designed to reinforce your best efforts by providing:
a framework for improved coordination of care
added clinical support
new resources to close gaps in care coordination for Medicare Fee-For-Service beneficiaries (beneficiaries)
The Accountable Care Coalition of Southeast Texas is participating in the Next Generation Accountable Care Organization (ACO) Model for Medicare Fee-For-Service beneficiaries. Our ACO is committed to meeting the three objectives set forth by the Federal government: improved care for individuals; improved health for populations; and, lower growth in expenditures.
Collaborative Health Systems (CHS) will support the ACO with services ranging from health information analytics to care coordination and administrative support.
Below you will find links to useful documents and forms:
A complete guide to our ACO, including a checklist for participating providers and their staff.
Next Generation ACO Model (CMS)
Information from the CMS Innovation Center on the Next Generation ACO Model.
A library that houses ACO documents that are important to providers.
The following document can be shared with beneficiaries to help them understand the ACO program:
Accountable Care Organizations and You: Frequently Asked Questions (for people with Medicare)