Information for providers participating in the Maine Community Accountable Care Organization
The Maine Community Accountable Care Organization is designed to reinforce your best efforts by providing:
The Maine Community Accountable Care Organization has been accepted to participate as an Accountable Care Organization (ACO) in the Medicare Shared Savings Program. Our ACO is committed to meeting the three objectives set forth by the Federal government: improved care for individuals; improved health for populations; and, lower growth in expenditures.
Collaborative Health Systems (CHS) will support the ACO with services ranging from health information analytics to care coordination and administrative support.
Below you will find links to useful documents and forms:
A complete guide to our ACO, including a checklist for participating providers and their staff.
Accountable Care Organizations: What Providers Need to Know
A Fact Sheet for providers.
Care Coordination Request Form
For use by participating doctors and their office staff when requesting Care Coordination services for beneficiaries whose provider is participating in the ACO.
Changes to ICD-10 Code Impacts ACOs
Read about how changes to ICD-10 code has implications to the ACO.
A listing of key ACO personnel and contact information.
A library that houses ACO documents that are important to providers.
The following document can be shared with beneficiaries to help them understand the ACO program:
Accountable Care Organizations and You: Frequently Asked Questions (for people with Medicare)