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Privia Quality Network–Georgia Recognized for Improving Patient Outcomes and Maintaining Extremely High Quality Score

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Performance data shows third year improving the health of patients throughout the state

TYRONE, GA – (September 15, 2020)– Today, Privia Medical Group–Georgia announced that its accountable care organization (ACO), Privia Quality Network–Georgia, delivered quality care and improved patient outcomes, achieving shared savings of $12 million through the Medicare Shared Savings Program (MSSP). The Privia Quality Network–Georgia ACO improved the health of patients throughout the state, providing care to more than 30,000 Medicare beneficiaries in local communities in 2019.

Privia continued to receive extremely high quality scores, this year earning a score of 94%. The ACO also achieved 2019 inpatient and outpatient facility spend 13% and 15% below the median ACO, respectively.

These outcomes demonstrate the ACO’s commitment to delivering high-quality, cost-efficient care to patients and families, including focusing on wellness programs to keep people healthy, prevent disease, and manage chronic conditions. The organization eliminates waste from the healthcare system by focusing on high-caliber metrics, strategically executing population health efforts and elevating the patient-provider relationship.

“I applaud our physicians, healthcare providers and staff who transform the healthcare experience and improve outcomes for Georgia’s Medicare beneficiaries,” said Amy Cheslock, President of Privia Medical Group–Georgia. “Our physician leaders embrace innovative solutions to deliver a seamless continuum of care that bolsters our value-based care programs, improves patient outcomes and lowers overall healthcare expenses.”

The ACO’s parent company, Privia Health (Privia), also supports successful ACOs in the Mid Atlantic, North Texas and the Gulf Coast. All four regions in the Privia Quality Network deliver the highest standard of care, creating shared savings of more than $57 million for MSSP in 2019.  Since 2014, the company has delivered total shared savings across government programs and commercial payers of more than $425 million, including nearly $195 million through participation in the MSSP.

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About Privia Health

Privia Health™ is a national physician organization that transforms the healthcare delivery experience for physicians and consumers. Utilizing a platform of talent, tools and highly enabling technology, Privia has a proven track record of developing and elevating physician groups to top tier performance. Their approach of meeting providers where they are on the value continuum and partnering with health plans, health systems, and employers to better align reimbursements to quality, outcomes and performance has proven to be successful and replicable across multiple geographies. This platform of top industry talent, physician leadership development, scalable systems and proprietary technology reduces unnecessary healthcare costs, achieves better outcomes, and improves the health of patients and well being of providers. For more information: www.priviahealth.com. @PriviaHealth