The Center for Medicare and Medicaid Innovation announced that 51 Direct Contracting Entities (DCEs) are participating in the implementation period of the Direct Contracting Model for Global and Professional Options. The DCEs will serve beneficiaries in 39 states as well as in the District of Columbia and Puerto Rico.
The implementation period runs from October 1, 2020 through March 31, 2021. During the implementation period, the DCEs will prepare for the first performance year, which begins April 1, 2021. Participation in the first Direct Contracting Model performance year is open to all 51 DCEs participating in the implementation period and to DCEs that applied to start their participation beginning in the first performance year.
Medicare Direct Contracting Entities Participating In The Implementation Period Prior To Performance Year One
|DCE Participant Name||States||DCE Participant Name||
|Advanced Value Care||CT, FL GA, NJ, NY, PA, PR||Midwest Medical Practitioners||MO|
|Aetna Integrated Informatics d/b/a ActiveHealth||FL, IL, NV, NY||Munson CIN, LLC||MI|
|Agilon Health & Buffalo Medical Group||NY||Northern Michigan Health Network||MI|
|Agilon Health & Central Ohio Primary Care||OH||Oak Street Health Medicare Partners LLC||IL, IN, MI, NC, OH, PA, RI, TN, TX|
|Agilon Health & Physicians group of South Eastern Ohio||OH||On Belay Health Solutions, LLC||MA|
|Agilon Health & Pioneer Physicians Network||OH||Pathways Accountable Care, LLC||FL|
|Agilon Health & Preferred Primary Care Physicians||PA||Perfect Health DCE, LLC||MA, NY, OH, WA|
|Agilon Health & Premier Family Physicians||TX||Physicians Healthcare Collaborative||NC|
|American Choice Healthcare, LLC||CA, FL, NV, TX||Piedmont Health Plus||NC|
|Arizona Health Advantage, Inc||AZ||Praxis Medical Group||OR|
|Asaar Medical, LLC||FL||Premier Care of Northern California Medical Group||CA|
|Atlas IPA, LLC||NY||Primaria Independent ACO, LLC||MI|
|Bloom Healthcare||CO||Rancho Family Medical Group||CA|
|Bluerock Care Community, LLC||DC||Region VII Area Agency of Aging||MI|
|Bronx Accountable Healthcare Network IPA, Inc.||CT, NJ, NY||Renovis Health LLC||MI|
|Capital Caring Advanced Illness Services||AZ, DC, FL, MD, NV, OH, OR, VA||RGV ACO Health Providers, LLC||TX|
|CareMore Aspire Medical Innovation Partners,||PC AZ, CA, NV, VA||Saint Francis Hospital Medicare ACO, LLC||TX|
|Central Valley Medical Group, Inc.||CA||The MetroHealth System||OH|
|Cityblock Health||MA||VillageMD Georgia ACO, LLC||GA|
|Complete Health Accountable Care LLC||AL, FL||VillageMD Houston ACO, LLC||TX|
|Health Partners for the Elderly LLC||FL||VillageMD Kentucky ACO, LLC||KY|
|ilumed, LLC||FL, KY, TX||VillageMD New Hampshire ACO, LLC||NH|
|Iora Health NE, LLC||AZ, CO, CT, GA, MA, NC, NH, SC,TX, WA||VillageMD of Northeast Ohio, LLC||AZ|
|Iowa Health Accountable Care, L.C.||IA, IL, MO, NE, SD, WI||VillageMD Primary Providers ACO, LLC||IL, IN|
|Landmark Primary Care, LLC||CA, KS, KY, LA, MA, MO, MS, NC,NH, NY, OH, OR, PA, RI, WA||Vively Health||AZ,CA, FL, GA, LA, MD, MS, NC, NJ, NM, NV, NY, OH, OK, PA, SC, TX, WA|
|Lifesprk Medical Group P.A.||MN|
This was reported by the Center for Medicare and Medicaid Innovation on October 30, 2020.
Contact information: Direct Contracting Model Options, Center for Medicare and Medicaid Innovation, Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services, 7500 Security Boulevard, Baltimore, Maryland 21244; Email: DPC@cms.hhs.gov; Website: https://innovation.cms.gov/innovation-models/direct-contracting-model-options.