ORGANIZATIONAL INFORMATION


ACO Participants


SAN JOSE

  • Dae-Wook Kang, MD​
  • Forest Medical Clinic
  • Grace Tee, MD
  • Hamilton Ave Medical Group, Inc.
  • Joseph Walters, MD​
  • Juan E Posada, MD
  • Las Colinas Medical Group Inc.
  • Parra Medical Clinic Inc.​
  • Sergio Court, MD​
  • Surekha Vetsa, MD



LOS GATOS

  • Michael Kan, MD
  • National Avenue Medical Associates

SANTA CLARA

  • Khaliq A. Shah, MD
  • PTR Sports 


SAN MATEO

  • Ulrike Sujansky, MD


FREMONT

  • Rapin Khetrapal, MD


ARIZONA

  • MD​24, Inc.

ACO Participants in Joint Ventures between ACO Professionals and Hospitals

No participants are involved in a joint venture between ACO professionals and hospitals 

​​​​​​ACO Governing Body:​

  • Tien Trinh, MD, Voting Member, Akira MSO
  • Josephine Pham, MD, Voting Member, Forest Medical Clinic
  • Dae-Wook Kang, MD, Voting Member, Dae-Wook Kang, MD
  • Masha Nakelchik, MD, Voting Member, Hamilton Medical Group, Inc.
  • Michael Kan, MD, Voting Member, Michael Kan, MD
  • Joseph Artero, Non Voting Member, Medicare Beneficiary Representative


​Key ACO Clinical and Administrative Leadership:

  • ACO Executive: Tien Trinh, MD
  • Medical Director: Tien Trinh, MD
  • Compliance Official: Jennifer Crocker
  • Quality Assurance/Improvement Officer: Jennifer Crocker


Associated Committees and Committee Leaderships:

  • Quality Committee: Josephine Pham, MD, Chair
  • Operations Committee: Michael Kan, MD, Chair
  • Utilization Review Committee: Masha Nakelchik, MD, Chair


Types of ACO participants, or combinations of participants, that formed the ACO:

  • Networks of individual practices of ACO professionals


SHARED SAVINGS AND LOSSES


Amount of Shared Savings/Losses: 

  • Second Agreement Period
    • ​​Performance Year 2016: $0
  • First Agreement Period
    • Performance Year 2015: $0
    • Performance Year 2014: $0
    • Performance Year 2013: $0


Shared Savings Distribution

  • Second Agreement Period
    • Performance Year 2016
      • ​Proportion Invested in Infrastructure: N/A
      • Proportion Invested in Redesigned Care Processes/Resources: N/A
      • Proportion of Distribution to ACO Participants: N/A
  • First Agreement Period
    • ​Performance Year 2015
      • ​​Proportion Invested in Infrastructure: N/A
      • Proportion Invested in Redesigned Care Processes/Resources: N/A
      • Proportion of Distribution to ACO Participants: N/A
    • Performance Year 2014
      • ​​Proportion Invested in Infrastructure: N/A
      • Proportion Invested in Redesigned Care Processes/Resources: N/A
      • Proportion of Distribution to ACO Participants: N/A
    • Performance Year 2013
      • ​​Proportion Invested in Infrastructure: N/A
      • Proportion Invested in Redesigned Care Processes/Resources: N/A
      • Proportion of Distribution to ACO Participants: N/A


​QUALITY PERFORMANCE RESULTS


Please note, the ACO-40 Depression Remission at 12 months measure is not included in public reporting due to low samples.

  • For 2016 Quality Performance Results please visit: https://data.cms.gov/Special-Programs-Initiatives-Medicare-Shared-Savin/2016-Shared-Savings-Program-SSP-Accountable-Care-O/3jk5-q6dr/data
  • For 2015 Quality Performance Results please visit: https://data.cms.gov/Special-Programs-Initiatives-Medicare-Shared-Savin/Medicare-Shared-Savings-Program-Accountable-Care-O/x8va-z7cu/data
  • For 2014 Quality Performance Results please visit: https://data.cms.gov/Special-Programs-Initiatives-Medicare-Shared-Savin/Medicare-Shared-Savings-Program-Accountable-Care-O/ucce-hhpu/data
  • For 2013 Quality Performance Results please visit: https://data.cms.gov/Special-Programs-Initiatives-Medicare-Shared-Savin/Medicare-Shared-Savings-Program-Accountable-Care-O/yuq5-65xt/data


Note: In the Quality Performance Results file(s) above, search for "Akira Health, Inc." to view the quality performance results. This ACO can also be found by using the ACO ID A19446 in the public use files on data.cms.gov.


PAYMENT RULE WAIVERS

  • No, our ACO does not use the SNF 3-Day Rule Waiver.

NORTHERN CALIFORNIA

BETTER CARE STARTS WITH YOU 

​​​​​​Accountable Care Organization

​​GOVERNING BODY


Akira Health Governing Body:​

  • Tien Trinh, MD, Voting Member, Akira MSO
  • Willie Lu, MD, Voting Member, Willie Lu, MD
  • Barbara Hom, MD, Voting Member, Barbara Hom, MD

Akira Health, Inc. is an Accountable Care Organization (ACO) located in Northern California, operational since January 1, 2013.


ACO Name and Location:

Akira Health, Inc.
P.O. Box 53123
San Jose, CA 95153


ACO Primary Contact:

Tien Trinh, MD
Email: ttrinh@akirahealth.com
Phone: (408) 440-0750
Fax: (408) 809-7539