ACO Name and Location
Southeastern Health Partners Medicare ACO, LLC
PO Box 26298
Greenville, SC 29616
ACO Primary Contacts
Keith Newnam, ACO Chief Executive Officer
(804) 572-3669
keith_newnam@southeasternhealthpartners.org

Key Clinical and Administrative Leadership

  • ACO Executive: Keith Newnam
  • Medical Director: Dean Davis, M.D.
  • Compliance Officer: Matthew Potter, J.D.
  • Quality Assurance/Improvement Officer: Michael Seemuller, M.D.

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

  • ACO professionals in a group practice arrangement
  • Hospital employing ACO professionals

Shared Savings and LossesAmount of Shared Savings/Losses

  • First Agreement Period
    • Performance Year 2019: $0
    • Performance Year 2018: $0
    • Performance Year 2017: $0

Shared Savings Distribution

  • First Agreement Period
    • Performance Year 2019
      •  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 2018
      • 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 2017
      • Proportion invested in infrastructure: N/A
      • Proportion invested in redesigned care processes/resources: N/A
      • Proportion of distribution to ACO participants: N/A
ACO Participants
ACO Participant in Joint Venture (Enter Y or N)
AnMed Health N
Articularis Healthcare Group, Inc. N
Cannon Memorial Hospital N
Cherokee Medical Center N
Galloway Regional Eye Center, PA N
Palmetto Anesthesia Associates N
Self Medical Group N
Self Regional Healthcare N
Self Regional Healthcare Partners N
Spartanburg Medical Center N
St. Francis Hospital, Inc. N
St. Francis Physician Services, Inc. N
The Surgery Center at Self Memorial Hospital, Inc. N
Union Medical Center N

Have a Question?

For general questions or additional information

About Accountable Care Organizations, please visit

www.medicare.gov/acos.html or

call 1-800-MEDICARE (1-800-633-4227).

TTY users should call:  1-877-486-2048

You may also contact us with any questions or concerns at Southeastern Health Partners ACO by e-mailing us at:

info@SoutheasternHealthPartners.org

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Associated Committees & Committee Leadership

Committee Name Committee Leader Name and Position
Care Coordination Suzanne Wilson (Chair)
Compliance Matthew Potter (Chair)
Finance and Contracting Paul Butler (Chair)
Quality Michael Seemuller, M.D. (Chair)

ACO Governing Body

Member Member’s Voting Power – Expressed as a percentage or number Membership Type ACO Participant Legal Business Name/DBA, if Applicable
Last Name First Name Title/Position
Davis, M.D. Dean Board Chair 4.54% ACO Participant Representative Spartanburg Medical Center
Aycock Mark Board Member 4.54% ACO Participant Representative Spartanburg Medical Center
Baker, MD R. Phillip Board Member 4.54% ACO Participant Representative Self Regional Healthcare
Blackstone, MD Marcus Board Member 4.54% ACO Participant Representative St. Francis Hospital
Butler Paul Board Member 4.54% ACO Participant Representative Spartanburg Medical Center
Haynes Jean Board Member 4.54% ACO Participant Representative St. Francis Hospital
Harber, MD James Board Member 4.54% ACO Participant Representative Spartanburg Medical Center
Evans Tim Board Member 4.54% ACO Participant Representative Self Regional Healthcare
Franks, MD Melody Board Member 4.54% ACO Participant Representative AnMed Health
Hertwig Camilla Board Member 4.54% Medicare Beneficiary Representative N/A
Logan, MD Matt Board Member 4.54% ACO Participant Representative Self Regional Healthcare
Malik, M.D. Syed Board Member 4.54% ACO Participant Representative AnMed Health
McCowan Shannon Board Member 4.54% ACO Participant Representative St. Francis Hospital
McGinnis, MD Lincoln Board Member 4.54% ACO Participant Representative Self Regional Healthcare
Newman, MD Steve Board Member 4.54% ACO Participant Representative St. Francis Hospital
Parker, MD Jeremy Board Member 4.54% ACO Participant Representative AnMed Health
Riley Dave Board Member 4.54% ACO Participant Representative Self Regional Healthcare
Seemuller, MD Michael Board Member 4.54% ACO Participant Representative AnMed Health
Siegel, MD Robert Board Member 4.54% ACO Participant Representative St. Francis Hospital
Ulmer, MD Nick Board Member 4.54% ACO Participant Representative Spartanburg Medical Center
Van Swol, MD Mark Board Member 4.54% ACO Participant Representative Self Regional Healthcare
Wilson Suzanne Board Member 4.54% ACO Participant Representative AnMed Health

Quality Performance Results

2019 Quality Performance Results:

ACO# Measure Name Rate ACO Mean
ACO-1 CAHPS: Getting Timely Care, Appointments, and Information 88.54 85.86
ACO-2 CAHPS: How Well Your Providers Communicate 94.55 94.11
ACO-3 CAHPS: Patients’ Rating of Provider 92.74 92.69
ACO-4 CAHPS: Access to Specialists 82.60 81.54
ACO-5 CAHPS: Health Promotion and Education 60.82 60.44
ACO-6 CAHPS: Shared Decision Making 64.25 62.78
ACO-7 CAHPS: Health Status/Functional Status 73.29 73.79
ACO-34 CAHPS: Stewardship of Patient Resources 30.53 26.17
ACO-45 CAHPS: Courteous and Helpful Office Staff 94.29 92.84
ACO-46 CAHPS: Care Coordination 88.24 86.89
ACO-8 Risk-Standardized, All Condition Readmission 14.36 14.86
ACO-38 All-Cause Unplanned Admissions for Patients with Multiple Chronic Conditions 51.51 58.15
ACO-43 Ambulatory Sensitive Condition Acute Composite (AHRQ Prevention Quality Indicator (PQI) #91)91 2.0 1.87
ACO-13 Falls: Screening for Future Fall Risk 91 84.04
ACO-14 Preventive Care and Screening: Influenza Immunization 71.92 74.77
ACO-17 Preventive Care and Screening: Tobacco Use: Screening and Cessation Intervention 62.71 78.04
ACO-18 Preventive Care and Screening: Screening for Depression and Follow-up Plan 82.92 70.40
ACO-19 Colorectal Cancer Screening 74.05 70.76
ACO-20 Breast Cancer Screening 81.12 73.84
ACO-42 Statin Therapy for the Prevention and Treatment of Cardiovascular Disease 84.33 82.17
ACO-27 Diabetes: Hemoglobin A1c Poor Control (>9%) 8.78 13.88
ACO-28 Controlling High Blood Pressure 71.36 75.04

For Previous Years’ Financial and Quality Performance Results, please visit data.cms.gov.