Health Industry Forum

June 3, 2014

The Evolution of Accountable Care Under Medicare

This meeting will take a deep dive into the progress to date of organizations participating in Medicare’s Pioneer ACO and Medicare Shared Savings Programs. We will examine new clinical programs, review key challenges, and discuss potential changes to program rules that could enhance the sustainability of these important new care improvement initiatives.




Atrius Health Pioneer ACO: Activities, Results and Insights
Emily Brower, Executive Director Accountable Care Programs, Atrius Health

OneCareVermont: Update
Barbara Walters, DO, MBA, Chief Medical Officer, OneCare Vermont; Executive Medical Director, Dartmouth Hitchcock Pioneer ACO

Key Policy Issues in the Evolution of Medicare ACO Programs
Danielle Lloyd, Vice President, Policy Development and Analysis, Premier Inc.

Beyond Medicare: Local Market Facilitators and Barriers for Accountable Care
Ed Cymerys, former SVP and Chief Actuary, Blue Shield of California