Public Reporting

ACO Name and Location
Health Leaders Medicare ACO Network
4200 Essen Lane
Baton Rouge, LA 70809

 

ACO Primary Contact
Tara Haney
tara.haney@fmolhs.org
225-922-7445

 

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Organizational Information

 

ACO Participants

  • Anesthesiology Affiliates, LLC
  • Baton Rouge Clinic, A Medical Corporation
  • Baton Rouge LA Endoscopy ASC, LLC
  • Baton Rouge Orthopaedic Clinic, LLC
  • Bone and Joint Clinic of Baton Rouge
  • Gastroenterology Associates, LLC
  • Internal Medicine & Pediatric Group, LLC
  • Lourdes Physician Group, LLC
  • Mary Bird Perkins Cancer Center
  • Ollie Steele Burden Manor, Inc.
  • Orthopedic Surgery Center
  • Our Lady of Lake Ascension, LLC
  • Our Lady of Lourdes Regional Medical Center Inc.
  • Our Lady of the Lake Hospital, Inc.*
  • Our Lady of the Lake Ascension Community Hospital, Inc.
  • Our Lady of the Lake Physician Group LLC
  • Our Lady of the Lake Physician Group, LLC (LCA)
  • Our Lady of the Lake Physician Group, LLC (LHOA)
  • Perkins Plaza Ambulatory Surgery Center, LLC*
  • Professional Emergency Physician Associates, LLC
  • St Elizabeth Mary Bird Perkins Cancer Center, LLC
  • St. Francis Medical Center, Inc.
  • St. Francis Medical Group, LLC
  • Surgical Specialty Center of Baton Rouge, LLC*

 

ACO Participants in joint ventures between ACO professionals and hospitals (annotated by asterisk [*]):

  • Our Lady of the Lake Hospital, Inc.*
  • Perkins Plaza Ambulatory Surgery Center, LLC*
  • Surgical Specialty Center of Baton Rouge, LLC*

 

ACO Governing Body

  • Michael Rolfsen, MD, Voting Member and Chair, Baton Rouge Clinic, A Medical Corporation
  • John Fraiche, MD, Voting Member and Vice Chair, Our Lady of Lake Ascension, LLC
  • Joe Albergamo, MD, Voting Member, Baton Rouge Clinic, A Medical Corporation
  • Wartelle Castille, MD, Voting Member, Lourdes Physician Group, LLC
  • Kurt Graves, MD, Voting Member, Baton Rouge Clinic, A Medical Corporation
  • Steven Gremillion, MD, Voting Member, Our Lady of the Lake Physician Group, LLC
  • Bryan Griffith, MD, Voting Member, Baton Rouge Orthopaedic Clinic, LLC
  • Mark Hodges, MD, Voting Member, Baton Rouge Clinic, A Medical Corporation
  • Richard Lieux, MD, Voting Member, Baton Rouge Clinic, A Medical Corporation
  • Brian Lindenmayer, MD, Voting Member, Our Lady of Lake Ascension, LLC
  • Daniel Marsh, MD, Voting Member, Renal Associates of Baton Rouge, LLC
  • Bradley Meek, MD, Voting Member, Our Lady of the Lake Physician Group, LLC
  • Jamar Melton, MD, Voting Member, Baton Rouge Clinic, A Medical Corporation
  • Dawn Sharp, MD, Voting Member, Our Lady of Lake Ascension, LLC
  • Edmund Vinci, MD, Voting Member, Baton Rouge Clinic, A Medical Corporation
  • Donald Daigle, Voting Member, Beneficiary Representative
  • Ronald Hubbard, MD, Voting Member, Physician Representative
  • Edgar Silvey, Non-Voting Member, Administrator, Baton Rouge Clinic, A Medical Corporation
  • Richard R. Vath, MD, Non-Voting Member, President, Franciscan Missionaries of Our Lady Health System Clinical Network
  • Scott Wester, Ex-Officio Voting Member, Franciscan Missionaries of Our Lady Health System Representative

 

Key ACO Clinical and Administrative Leadership

  • ACO Executive: Richard R. Vath, MD
  • Medical Director: Richard Lieux, MD
  • Compliance Official: Elizabeth Champion
  • Quality Assurance/Improvement Officer: Phyllis Turnage, RN

 

Associated Committees and Committee Leadership

  • Quality and Care Coordination Committee: Michael Rolfsen, MD, Chair
  • Network and Credentialing Committee: Michael Davis Jr., MD, Chair
  • Contracting and Finance Committee: James Craven IV, MD, Chair
  • IT and Data Governance Committee: Bobby J. Dupre, MD, Chair

 

Types of ACO Participants or Combinations of Participants that Formed the ACO

  • ACO professionals in a group practice arrangement
  • Networks of individual practices of ACO professionals
  • Partnerships or joint venture arrangements between hospitals and ACO professionals
  • Hospitals employing ACO professionals

 

Shared Savings and Losses

 

Amount of Shared Savings/Losses

To be completed at the conclusion of the performance year.

Quality Performance Results

To be completed at the conclusion of the performance year.

 

Payment Rule Waivers

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

Shared Savings Distribution

To be completed at the conclusion of the performance year.