ACO Public Reporting

ACO Name and Location
Statera Health, LLC.
1922 Fairview Avenue
Dothan, AL 36301

ACO Primary Contact
Jayne Sikes
334-712-3143
1922 Fairview Avenue
Dothan, AL 36301 jlsikes@southeasthealth.org

Organizational Information

ACO Participants ACO Participants in Joint Venture
(Enter Y or N)
FAIRVIEW CLINIC, P.C. Y
DOTHAN HYPERTENSION NEPHROLOGY ASSOCIATES AND GUT, PC Y
GUT, PC Y
ENT SOUTH, PC Y
NIEL C RASMUSSEN MD PC Y
PREMIER CARDIOLOGY CONSULTANTS INC Y
SOUTHERN CLINIC PC Y
SOUTHEASTERN ORAL-MAXILLOFACIAL AND COSMETIC SURGERY CENTER Y
PULMONARY ASSOCIATES, PA Y
WOMEN’S MEDICAL CENTER, PC Y
HEARTS SOUTH PC Y
DOTHAN MEDICAL ASSOCIATES, P.C. Y
ANESTHESIA CONSULTANTS MEDICAL GROUP PC Y
SOUTHEAST CARDIOLOGY CLINIC INC. Y
HOUSTON COUNTY HEALTHCARE AUTHORITY Y
WIREGRASS RADIATION ONCOLOGY PC Y
PAUL H CHAN MD PC Y

ACO Governing Body:

Member Last Name Member First Name Title/Position Member’s Voting Power
–Expressed as a percentage or number
Membership Type ACO Participant Legal Business Name/DBA, if Applicable
Wewers Donovan MD, Chairman 10% Participant Dothan Medical Associates
Beckett Bill MD Non-Voting Community Stakeholder N/A
Heersink Juanita MD 10% Participant Southern Clinic
Robeson, Jr. James MD 10% Participant Fairview Clinic
Nallamothu Ravi MD 10% Community Stakeholder N/A
Narby George MD 10% Participant Houston County Healthcare Authority
Miller Derek 10% Participant Houston County Healthcare Authority
Sutton Rick 10% Participant Houston County Healthcare Authority
Theune Bob 10% Participant Houston County Healthcare Authority
Wozow Bruce DVM 10% Participant Houston County Healthcare Authority
Heintzelman Rudy 10% Medicare Beneficiary N/A

Key ACO clinical and administrative leadership:
ACO Executive: Jayne Sikes
Medical Director: Walter Young, MD
Compliance Officer: Lydia Miller
Quality Assurance/Improvement Officer: Jayne Sikes

Associated committees and committee leadership:

Committee Name  Committee Leader Name and Position
Quality Committee James A. Robeson Jr., MD
Finance and Audit Committee Donovan Wewers, MD
Physician Participation Committee Amith Skandhan, MD
Board of Directors Donovan Wewers, MD

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

Network of individual practices of ACO professionals

Shared Savings and Losses

Amount of Shared Savings/Losses:

  • First Agreement Period
    • Performance Year 2019, $0.00

Shared Savings Distribution:

  • First Agreement Period
    • Performance Year 2019
      • Proportion invested in infrastructure: 0%
      • Proportion invested in redesigned care processes/resources: 0%
      • Proportion of distribution to ACO participants: 0%

Quality Performance Results

ACO# Measure Name Rate ACO Mean
ACO-1 Appointments, and Information CAHPS: Getting Timely Care 92.34 85.86
ACO-2 CAHPS: How Well Your Providers Communicate 92.34 94.11
ACO-3 CAHPS: Patients’ Rating of Provider 93.82 92.69
ACO-4 CAHPS: Access to Specialists 89.25 81.54
ACO-5 CAHPS: Health Promotion and Education 52.53 60.44
ACO-6 CAHPS: Shared Decision Making 61.91 62.78
ACO-7 CAHPS: Health Status/Functional Status 71.39 73.79
ACO-34 CAHPS: Stewardship of Patient Resources 24.21 26.17
ACO-45 CAHPS: Courteous and Helpful Office Staff 94.81 92.84
ACO-46 CAHPS: Care Coordination 88.97 86.89
ACO-8 Risk Standardized, All Condition Readmission 15.03 14.86
ACO-38 All-Cause Unplanned Admissions for Patients with
Multiple Chronic Conditions
57.20 58.15
ACO-43 Ambulatory Sensitive Condition Acute Composite
(AHRQ* Prevention Quality Indicator (PQI #91)
1.96 1.87
ACO-13 Falls: Screening for Future Fall Risk 93.54 84.04
ACO-14 Preventive Care and Screening: Influenza Immunization 74.56 74.77
ACO-17 Preventive Care and Screening: Tobacco Use:
Screening and Cessation Intervention
69.70 78.04
ACO-18 Preventive Care and Screening:
Screening for Depression and Follow-Up Plan
57.60 70.40
ACO-19 Colorectal Cancer Screening 60.96 70.76
ACO-20 Breast Cancer Screening 60.24 73.84
ACO-42 Statin Therapy for the Prevention and Treatment of
Cardiovascular Disease
73.68 82.17
ACO-27 Diabetes: Hemoglobin A1C Poor Control (>9%) 14.62 13.88
ACO-28 Controlling High Blood Pressure 72.80 75.04

Please note, the ACO-40 Depression Remission at 12 months quality measure is not included in public reporting due to low sample size. In addition, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) waived the requirement for ACOs to field a CAHPS for ACOs survey data.

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