ACO Name and Location
Southeastern Health Partners Medicare ACO, LLC
10 S Academy Street, Suite 300
Greenville, SC 29601
ACO Primary Contacts
Blake Allison, ACO Chief Operating Officer
(864-241-5132)
blake_allison@southeasternhealthpartners.com

Key Clinical and Administrative Leadership

  • ACO Executive: Blake Allison
  • 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)
St. Francis Physician Services, Inc. N
Pelham Medical Center N
Union Medical Center N
Ellen Sagar Nursing Center N
AnMed Health N
Internal Medicine Associates of Anderson PA N
Spartanburg Hospital for Restorative Care N
Spartanburg Medical Center N
St. Francis Hospital, Inc. 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:

blake_allison@southeasternhealthpartners.com

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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 5.26 % ACO Participant Representative Spartanburg Medical Center
Aycock Mark Board Member 5.26 % ACO participant representative Spartanburg Medical Center
Blackstone, M.D. Marcus Board Member 5.26 % ACO participant representative St. Francis Physician Services, Inc.
Butler Paul Board member 5.26 % ACO participant representative Spartanburg Medical Center
Franks, M.D. Melody Board Member 5.26 % ACO participant representative AnMed Health
Harber, M.D. James Board Member 5.26 % ACO participant representative Spartanburg Medical Center
Harp, M.D. Rich Board Member 5.26 % ACO participant representative Spartanburg Medical Center
Haynes Jean Board Member 5.26 % ACO participant representative St. Francis Hospital
Parker, M.D. Jeremy Board Member 5.26 % ACO participant representative AnMed Health
McCowan Shannon Board Member 5.26 % ACO participant representative St. Francis Physician Services, Inc.
Newman, M.D. Steve Board Member 5.26 % ACO participant representative St. Francis Physician Services, Inc.
Hertwig Camilla Board Member 5.26 % Medicare Beneficiary representative N/A
Malik, M.D. Syed Board member 5.26 % ACO participant representative AnMed Health
Seemuller, M.D. Michael Board Member 5.26 % ACO participant representative AnMed Health
Siegel, M.D. Robert Board Member 5.26 % ACO participant representative St. Francis Physician Services, Inc.
Ulmer, M.D. Nick Board Member 5.26 % ACO participant representative Spartanburg Medical Center
Wilson Suzanne Board Member 5.26 % ACO participant representative AnMed Health
Yanni Leanne Board Member 5.26 % ACO participant representative St. Francis Hospital

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

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

Payment Rule Waivers

  • Our ACO does not use the Skilled Nursing Facility (SNF) 3-day Rule Waiver.
  • Our ACO does not use the Waiver for Payment for Telehealth Services:

Beneficiary Incentive Program

  • Our ACO does not use the Beneficiary Incentive Program