Louisiana Physicians Accountable Care Organization (LPACO) was accepted by the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services on January 1, 2014 to participate in the Medicare Shared Savings Program. LPACO is a network of independent primary care physicians and healthcare professionals dedicated to working in a consistent and cohesive manner to improve the care of Medicare Beneficiaries and lower the growth in health care expenditures. LPACO is 100% physician owned.
For general questions or additional information about Accountable Care Organizations, please visit www.medicare.gov/acos.html or call 1-800-MEDICARE (1-800-633-4227) TTY users should call 1-877-486-2048
Please note, the ACO-40 Depression Remission at 12 months quality measure is not included in public reporting due to low sample size.
For 2018 Quality Performance Results please visit: https://data.cms.gov/Special-Programs-Initiatives-Medicare-Shared-Savin/2018-Shared-Savings-Program-SSP-Accountable-Care-O/v47u-yq84/data
For 2017 Quality Performance Results please visit: https://data.cms.gov/Special-Programs-Initiatives-Medicare-Shared-Savin/2017-Shared-Savings-Program-SSP-Accountable-Care-O/gk7c-vejx/data
For 2016 Quality Performance Results please visit: https://data.cms.gov/Special-Programs-Initiatives-Medicare-Shared-Savin/2016-Shared-Savings-Program-SSP-Accountable-Care-O/3jk5-q6dr/data
For 2015 Quality Performance Results please visit: https://data.cms.gov/Special-Programs-Initiatives-Medicare-Shared-Savin/Medicare-Shared-Savings-Program-Accountable-Care-O/x8va-z7cu/data
For 2014 Quality Performance Results please visit: https://data.cms.gov/Special-Programs-Initiatives-Medicare-Shared-Savin/Medicare-Shared-Savings-Program-Accountable-Care-O/ucce-hhpu/data
Note: In the Quality Performance Results file(s) above, search for “Louisiana Physicians ACO LLC” to view the quality performance results. This ACO can also be found by using the ACO ID A2424 in the public use files on data.cms.gov.
Payment Rule Waivers
No, our ACO does not use the SNF 3-Day Rule Waiver