Accountable Care Organization (ACO)

Taconic ACO

Accountable Care Organization (ACO)

ACO Name and Location

Taconic ACO
1351 Route 55, Suite 200
LaGrangeville, NY 12540

ACO Primary Contact

Robert Carr, MD
Vice President, Clinical Transformation
Physician Director of Quality, HQMP
1351 Route 55, Suite 200
LaGrangeville, NY 12540
(203) 794-5415
Robert.Carr@nuvancehealth.org

Organizational Information

ACO Participants:

ACO ParticipantsACO Participant in Joint Venture (Enter Y or N)
Health Quest Medical Practice, P.C.N
Hudson Valley Cardiovascular Practice, P.C. (The Heart Center)N
Vassar Health Quest Medical Practice of Connecticut, INC. (Sharon Hospital Medical Practice)N

ACO Governing Body:

Last NameFirst NameTitle/PositionMember’s Voting PowerMembership TypeACO Participant TIN Legal Business Name/DBA, if Applicable
Abis, MDMichellePhysician – Primary Care12.50%MemberHealth Quest Medical Practice, P.C.
Allegro-Skinner, MDLorrainePhysician – Primary Care12.50%MemberHealth Quest Medical Practice, P.C.
D’Ambrosio, MDAnthonyPhysician – Primary Care12.50%MemberHealth Quest Medical Practice, P.C.
Foster, MDTeresaPhysician – Primary Care12.50%MemberHealth Quest Medical Practice, P.C.
Mayle, MDFrankPhysician – Primary Care12.50%MemberHealth Quest Medical Practice, P.C.
Stamberg, MDEricPhysician – Primary Care12.50%MemberHealth Quest Medical Practice, P.C.
Solomon, MDLawrencePhysician – Cardiologist0.00%MemberHudson Valley Cardiovascular Practice, P.C. (The Heart Center)
Lehrach, MDChristopherPresident, Nuvance Medical Group12.50%MemberN/A
Carr, MDRobertVP, Clinical Transformation12.50%ACO Medical DirectorN/A
VogelCristineDirector, Practice Transformation0.00%Medicare BeneficiaryN/A

Key ACO Clinical Administrative Leadership:

ACO Executive: Robert Carr, MD
ACO Medical Director: Robert Carr, MD
Compliance Officer: Kenneth Bailey
Quality Assurance/Improvement Officer: Diane Kantaros, MD

Associated Committees and Committee Leadership

Committee NameCommittee Leader Name and Positions
Clinical CommitteeTBD
Operations CommitteeTBD

Shared savings and losses

Amount of shared savings/losses: N/A

Shared savings distribution

  • First agreement period
    • Performance year 2020
      • Proportion invested in infrastructure: N/A
      • Proportion invested in redesigned care processes/resources: N/A
      • Proportion of distribution to ACO participants: N/A

Quality Performance Results

Our ACO did not participate in the Medicare Shared Savings Program in the 2019 performance year, therefore this section is not applicable at this time. For previous years’ financial and quality performance results, please visit data.cms.gov.

Payment Rule Waivers

  • Skilled Nursing Facility (SNF) 3-Day Rule Waiver
    • No, our ACO does not use the SNF 3-Day Rule Waiver, pursuant to 42 CFR 425.612.
  • Waiver for Payment for Telehealth Services
    • No, our ACO clinicians do not provide telehealth services using the flexibilities under 42 CFR 425.612(f) and 42 CFR 425.613.