CHA News Article

ACOs Discussed at Post-Acute Center Member Meeting

The CHA Center for Post-Acute Care held a special member meeting focused on Accountable Care Organizations (ACOs) Oct. 23 at John Muir Medical Center in Walnut Creek. Guest speaker Jeffrey Hay, MD, vice president of care continuum at Sharp HealthCare and chief medical officer for the system’s newly created Pioneer ACO, provided an update on ACO implementation and discussed implications for post-acute care services. Attendees also received an update on the work of the Center for Post-Acute Care and information about how to participate in center activities.