Amy Cheslock, formerly with Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield, to lead Privia Medical Group – Georgia, a key part of one of the nation’s fastest growing multi-specialty medical groups and population health tech companies
ARLINGTON, VA (August 14, 2017) Privia Health, LLC (“Privia”), announced today that Amy Cheslock, former Vice President of Provider Alignment Solutions for Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield, has joined Privia Health as the organization’s Market President for Georgia. Cheslock with her extensive experience in payment innovation and value-based care, will be responsible for furthering Privia’s innovative strategies within their value-based platform, oversee the full spectrum of payer relationships in the Georgia Market, recruit new physicians to the Group and advance their population health strategy to the next level.
“Amy’s dedication to innovative, value-based care is a great asset to the Privia team as we advance our vision to change the delivery of healthcare in Georgia,” said Dave Rothenberg, President of Privia Health. “Privia will benefit from Amy’s deep experience in commercial, Medicare and Medicaid value-based models; but most importantly, Amy’s values and mission align perfectly with that of our team and physicians. We look forward to working with Amy to advance the ‘quadruple aim’ of improved patient experience, better clinical outcomes, lower costs, and enhanced provider satisfaction.”
A highly regarded healthcare executive, Cheslock most recently led the development and execution of Anthem’s payment innovation and provider collaboration programs nationwide including their flagship value-based program focused on primary care. Prior to Anthem, Cheslock worked in contracting and network management with UnitedHealthcare in New England. Cheslock attended the University of Rochester, where she received a B.A. in Healthcare Administration.
“Privia has the right mission and vision, as well as a proven track record of enabling physicians to successfully deliver personalized care to their patients. In an era marked by uncertainty, the arrival of such a simple, patient-centered and physician-driven platform couldn’t be more timely,” said Cheslock. “I’m thrilled to be in a position to drive the transition to valued-based care in Georgia, in addition to helping recruit high performing physicians. Privia exists to help physicians provide high quality, affordable care to their patients, and to help physicians thrive in – not just survive through – a value-driven healthcare world. This is a mission I look forward to building upon.”
As Market President, Cheslock will collaborate closely with the physicians of Privia Medical Group – Georgia, one of the fastest growing multispecialty medical groups in the country. Privia Medical Group – Georgia doctors have a shared vision of improving the quality and cost-effectiveness of care delivered to their patients. This vision is made possible by using sophisticated technology, a team-based approach, and unique population health management programs.
Doctors interested in learning more about Privia Medical Group – Georgia can email firstname.lastname@example.org. Patients interested in joining a Privia Medical Group practice can visit www.priviamedicalgroup.com to find a Privia doctor and book an appointment.
About Privia Health
Privia Health LLC, based in Arlington, VA, is a national physician practice management and population health technology company that partners with leading doctors to keep people healthy, better manage disease, and to reward providers for delivering high value care. Through its high-performance physician group (Privia Medical Group), accountable care organization (Privia Quality Network), and population health management programs, Privia works in close partnership with forward-thinking health plans and national payers to better align reimbursements to quality and outcomes. Privia’s proprietary cloud-based technology platform, combined with an innovative approach to patient engagement and physician-driven wellness, focuses on building a better healthcare delivery system and creating a healthier patient population. For more information: www.priviahealth.com.
About Privia Medical Group
Privia Medical Group, a national, high-performance medical practice, combines technology, team-based care, and unique wellness programs to help leading doctors better manage the health of their populations. Privia Medical Group is a multispecialty practice, with a large number of primary care physicians and medical specialists that manage high cost chronic disease. Our medical group enjoys close partnerships with many leading national payers, with reimbursement programs that reward our doctors for improving outcomes and delivering high value care. For more information, please visit: www.priviamedicalgroup.com.
About Privia Quality Network
Privia Quality Network, a national clinically integrated network and ACO, is emerging as one of the leading independent physician networks in the country. Privia Quality Network brings together independent physician practices to focus on sharing data, improving care coordination, and collaborating on initiatives to improve outcomes and deliver high value care. Doctors practicing in Privia Quality Network get access to innovative reimbursement programs that are only available to large, sophisticated physician networks that have the technologies and resources needed to manage population health.