ACO Governing Body:​

  • Michael M Dao, MD, Voting Member, ACO Participant: Dao Medical Group, Inc.
  • Jill Cottel, MD, Voting Member, ACO Participant: Jill S Cottell MD, A Professional Corporation
  • Barbara Hom, MD, Voting Member, ACO Participant: Barbara Hom, MD
  • Willie Lu, MD, Voting Member, ACO Participant: Willie Lu, MD
  • Tien Trinh, MD, Voting Member, Community Stakeholder: Akira MSO
  • Rosemary Ray, NonVoting Member, Medicare Beneficiary Representative


​Key ACO Clinical and Administrative Leadership:

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


Associated Committees and Committee Leaderships:

  • Utilization Review Committee: Jill Cottel, MD
  • Quality Committee: Barbara Hom, MD
  • Operations Committee: Willie Lu, MD


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: 

  • First Agreement Period
    • Performance Year 2016: $0
    • Performance Year 2015: $0


Shared Savings Distribution:

  • First 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
    • 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


QUALITY PERFORMANCE RESULTS​​


Please note, the ACO-40 Depression Remission at 12 months quality 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


​Note: In the Quality Performance Results file(s) above, search for "Akira Health of Los Angeles Inc" to view the quality performance results. This ACO can also be found by using the ACO ID A86344 in the public use files on data.cms.gov.


PAYMENT RULE WAIVERS

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


Akira Health of Los Angeles, Inc. is an Accountable Care Organization (ACO) located in Southern California, operational since January 1, 2015. 


ACO Name and Location:

Akira Health of Los Angeles, 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

ACO Participants in Joint Ventures between ACO Professionals and Hospitals

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

SAN MATEO

  • Susan L Fullemann MD


CUPERTINO

  • Blue Hills Medical Group


LOS ANGELES COUNTY

  • Eric Tate, MD​
  • Lucita M. Cruz MD, Inc.
  • ​Santo Nino Medical Group Inc.
  • ​T. T. Tyler Nguyen MD, Inc.


ORANGE COUNTY

  • Aadisai Medical Group Inc.
  • Dao Medical Group, Inc.
  • Susan Debin MD Inc
  • ​TruCare Medical Corporation


GUAM

  • TakeCare Insurance Company, Inc.

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ORGANIZATIONAL INFORMATION


ACO Participants


SAN DIEGO

  • ​A Grant Kingsbury, MD
  • Blaine K Jackson, MD
  • Gilbert R Dominguez, MD​
  • Jill S Cottell MD A Professional Corporation
  • Lawrence Dinenberg, MD, PC
  • Oscar Zambrano, MD, Inc.​
  • Wynnshang C. Sun, APC


​SAN JOSE

  • ​Amable Aguiluz
  • Barbara Hom, MD
  • Dan Hopner
  • ​Donald Siao, MD, A Medical Corporation
  • ​John Rashkis MD
  • Samia Botros, MD
  • South Bay Sports And Preventive Medicine Associates, Inc.
  • ​Tiffany Gorman
  • Willie Lu, MD