Quest Diagnostics

 

Program Goals: Doctors ACO, LLC (“ACO”) and Quest Diagnostics have agreed to collaborate
on a customized care coordination program to improve the care for patients and cost outcomes by
assisting ACO for the purposes of the Medicare Shared Savings
Program creating the organizational infrastructure to:
 
1. promote evidence-based medicine and patient engagement;
 
2. meet the requirements for reporting on quality and cost measures coordinating care;
 
3. establish a clinical and administrative systems for the ACO;
 
4. meet the clinical integration requirements of the Shared Savings Program;
 
5. meet the quality performance standards of the Shared Savings Program;
 
6. evaluate the health needs of the ACO 's assigned population;
 
7. communicate clinical knowledge and evidence based medicine to beneficiaries; and
 
8. develop standards for beneficiary access and communication, including beneficiaraccess to medical records
 
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