ACO Name and Location

Holy Cross Physician Partners ACO, LLC 4725 N. Federal Highway Fort Lauderdale, FL 33308

ACO Primary Contact

Kelly Conroy, ACO Executive Director Kelly.Conroy@holy-cross.com 1-954-776-3261

Organizational Information

ACO Participants
Ali Harake, MD, PA
Barbara E. Smith, MD, PA
Douglas H. Neimand, MD PA
Ginter Wellness, LLC
Holy Cross Hospital, Inc.
Holy Cross Primary Care Inc
Irving M. Bratt, MD, PA
Jeffrey Paul Gally, MD, PA
Jose V. Castellanos, MD, PLLC
Lauderdale Critical Care, LLC
Kevin A. Ohayon, DO, PA
M. Awad, MD, PA
Westside Medical Associates, PA

No participants are involved in a joint venture between ACO professionals and hospitals.

ACO Governing Body
Edward Coopersmith, MD
    Chair, Voting Member, ACO Participant, Lauderdale Critical Care, LLC
Irving Bratt, MD
    Voting Member, ACO Participant, Irving M. Bratt, MD, PA
Luisa Gutman
    Sr. Vice President, Chief Operating Officer, Voting Member, ACO Participant, Holy Cross Hospital, Inc.
Kenneth Homer, MD
    Executive Director, Ex-Officio Member, ACO Participant, Holy Cross Hospital, Inc.
Ron Brandenberg
    Chief Financial Officer, Voting Member, ACO Participant, Holy Cross Hospital, Inc.
Sam Yohanan
    Voting Member, Medicare Beneficiary Representative

Key ACO Clinical and Administrative Leadership
ACO Executive: Kenneth Homer, MD
Medical Director: Stacey Oddman, MD
Compliance Official: Lisa K. McCusker
Quality Assurance / Improvement Officer: Kelly Conroy

Associated Committees and Committee Leadership
Board of Managers: Edward Coopersmith, MD; Chair
Operating Committee: Raul Tapia, MD; Chair
Performance Improvement Committee: Eduardo Locatelli, MD; Chair and Stacey Oddman, MD; Co-Chair
Finance Committee: Claudio Smuclovisky, MD; Chair
Types of ACO Participants or Combination of Participants that Formed the ACO
1. A network of individual practices of ACO professionals
2. Partnership or joint venture arrangements between hospitals and ACO professionals
3. A hospital employing ACO professionals

Shared Savings and Losses

Amount of Shared Savings/Losses
    First Agreement Period
  • Performance Year 2016, $0
  • Performance Year 2015, $0

Shared Savings Distribution:

    First Agreement Period
  • Performance Year 2016
    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 2015
    Proportion invested in infrastructure: N/A
    Proportion invested in redesigned care processes / resources: N/A
    Proportion of distribution to ACO participants: N/A

Payment Rule Waivers

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

Quality Performance Results

See 2015 Quality Performance Results Table here:2015-quality-performance-results_hcpp-aco_09232016
See 2016 Quality Performance Results Table here: Quality Performance Results 2016