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Welcoming DVACO’s new Chief Medical Officer Dr. Mark Angelo

By Katherine Schneider, MD, DVACO president Delaware Valley Accountable Care Organization (DVACO) is fortunate to have Mark Angelo, MD joining us as chief medical officer and his timing could not be better. With the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid (CMS) … Continue reading

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STEEEP Huddle: E for ‘Efficient’ – The value of DVACO

  This week’s STEEEP Huddle, submitted by Katherine Schneider, MD, President, Delaware Valley Accountable Care Organization, discusses how DVACO enhances the quality of health care in the region by establishing value-based contracts, working to achieve the Triple Aim of better health, better … Continue reading

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DVACO President is one of Modern Healthcare’s ‘Women to Watch’

  Katherine Schneider, MD, President, Delaware Valley Accountable Care Organization (DVACO), has been recognized by Modern Healthcare magazine as of 10 “Women to Watch” in the health care industry. “I am honored to be recognized amongst a group of women … Continue reading

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DVACO selected as one of 79 renewing Shared Savings Program ACOs

  The Delaware Valley Accountable Care Organization (DVACO) was selected as one of 79 renewing Shared Savings Program ACOs, providing Medicare beneficiaries with access to high-quality, coordinated care across the United States, CMS announced today. Beginning January 1, 2017, a … Continue reading

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Delaware Valley ACO renews value-based contract with Humana

  Humana Inc., one of the nation’s leading health and well-being companies, has renewed its value-based network agreement with the Delaware Valley Accountable Care Organization (DVACO), providing continued health care access to some 9,000 Humana Medicare Advantage members in Greater … Continue reading

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DVACO President Katherine Schneider, MD, named to list of Most Powerful Women in Healthcare IT

    Katherine Schneider, MD, president, Delaware Valley Accountable Care Organization (DVACO), has been recognized as one of the most powerful women in healthcare technology by Health Data Management.      Dr. Schneider was chosen as one of the “Provider/Payer … Continue reading

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DVACO Primary Care Conference set for April 28

  Submitted by Danielle Temple, DVACO   The Delaware Valley ACO Spring Primary Care Conference, Best Primary Care Conference, will take place Thursday April 28 at the Philadelphia West Marriot in Conshohocken from 5-9pm. The DVACO sharing and learning summit … Continue reading

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DVACO Primary Care Conference set for April 28

  Submitted by Danielle Temple, DVACO   The Delaware Valley ACO Spring Primary Care Conference, Best Primary Care Conference, will take place Thursday April 28 at the Philadelphia West Marriot in Conshohocken from 5-9pm. The DVACO sharing and learning summit … Continue reading

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Spotlight – DVACO: Reflections from a Specialist Champion of Value-Based Care

  Submitted by Stanton N. Smullens, MD, Medical Director, Network Performance and Quality, Delaware Valley ACO   When I was a surgical resident, a very senior attending told me the secret of success that had been passed down to him … Continue reading

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Spotlight – DVACO: What I’ve Learned about ACO success during my first six months with DVACO

  Submitted by Mitch Kaminski, MD, MBA, Chief Clinical Officer, DVACO I joined the Delaware Valley ACO team nearly six months ago as CCO, bringing some experience in building an ACO and years of experience in clinical medicine and leadership. … Continue reading

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