Growing from IPA to ACO: How physicians can remain independent in the shifting healthcare landscape

Becker’s Hospital Review Written by Ayla Ellison (Twitter | Google+)  | October 08, 2014 Westbury, N.Y.-based Beacon Health Partners is an independent physician association that formed strategically to position itself to function in the changing healthcare environment after the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act was signed. In 2010, when BHP was formed, there was…

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Beacon Health Partners Forms 50-50 Partnership with Hospital Group Led by Catholic Health Services

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Mark Preiser 631/232-3033 mpreiser@cameronadv.com Beacon Health Partners Forms 50-50 Partnership with Hospital Group Led by Catholic Health Services October 6, 2014 – Beacon Health Partners, a Westbury, New York, based independent physician network, and Catholic Health Services of Long Island (CHS), a Rockville Centre, New York, based health system, jointly announced that effective…

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MSSP PY1 Recap

The dust has settled and we can now fully and fairly reflect on our first performance year in the Medicare Shared Savings Program. While the program itself has some warts and there are fingers we could point at CMS for the disappointment of not achieving a shared savings bonus, I see the glass as half-full.…

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Home » EHR Incentive Program » The Cost of Non-Participation in Quality Reporting: What “Left Behind” May Look Like September 8, 2014 | By Joy Rios By Joy Rios, Managing Partner at Practice Transformation Twitter: @askjoyrios According to the 2014 Great American Physician Survey results, 26 percent of providers work as solo practitioners. While EHR adoption has certainly increased significantly…

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