CHESS MSSP, LLC (CHESS MSSP) represents groups of doctors, hospitals, and other health care providers who have come together to give coordinated high quality care to the Medicare Fee-for-Service beneficiaries they serve. Coordinated care helps ensure that Medicare beneficiaries get the right care at the right time, with the goal of avoiding unnecessary duplication of services and preventing medical errors.
CHESS MSSP ACO is administered by CHESS (www.chessmso.com), a physician-led company jointly owned by North Carolina Baptist Hospital, Cornerstone Health Care, LLC and Laboratory Corporation of America. ACO Participants include the physicians of Appalachian Regional Medical Associates, Inc., Catawba Valley Medical Group, Inc., Charles A. Cannon, Jr. Memorial Hospital, Inc., Wake Forest University Health Sciences and Watauga Medical Center, Inc. Through the ACO, participating providers are focused on improving access to care, enhancing clinical quality, and controlling costs.
In December 2014, CHESS MSSP chose to participate in the Medicare Shared Savings Program (MSSP) through the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) as an Accountable Care Organization (ACO). CHESS works with CMS through the shared savings program to provide high quality care in a cost efficient manner with a Medicare beneficiary focused approach.
CHESS provides the following information regarding its participation as a Medicare Shared Savings ACO.
Accountable Care Organization Public Reporting Guidance
General and Organization Information
CHESS MSSP, LLC ACO
Previous Legal Business Entity Name: Cornerstone Health Enablement Strategic Solutions, LLC
1701 Westchester Drive
High Point, NC 27262
ACO Primary Contacts
|Primary Contact Name||Katherine Flynn Henry|
|Primary Contact Phone Number||336-802-2661|
|Primary Contact Email Address||CHESSACO_Executive@chessmso.com|
|ACO Participants||ACO Participant in Joint Venture|
|Appalachian Regional Medical Associates Inc.||N|
|Wake Forest University Health Sciences||N|
|Catawba Valley Medical Group, Inc.||N|
|Sports Medicine and Joint Replacement, PLLC||N|
|Watauga Medical Center, Inc.||N|
|Charles A. Cannon, Jr. Memorial Hospital, Inc.||N|
|Hickory Surgical Clinic, Inc.||N|
|Lloyd J. Story, MD PA||N|
|Lexington Orthopedic Clinic, PA||N|
|Fairgrove Radiation Oncology, PA||N|
|Salisbury Orthopaedic Associates, PA||N|
|Sprinkle Foot and Ankle Center, PA||N|