Performance results demonstrate fourth straight year of high quality score, improving the health of patients throughout the region
FORT WORTH, TX – (September 15, 2020) – Privia Medical Group–North Texas announced that its accountable care organization (ACO), Privia Quality Network–Central Texas, continues to make significant improvements in the quality of care for nearly 9,000 Medicare beneficiaries throughout the North Texas region
In 2019, the ACO delivered $3 million in shared savings through the Medicare Shared Savings Program (MSSP) and received an above average quality score of 94%. The performance results show that the physicians and healthcare providers in the ACO achieved 2019 outpatient expenditures 39% below the median ACO, and inpatient expenditures 17% below the median ACO.
These achievements demonstrate Privia Quality Network–Central Texas’ commitment to enhancing the patient and family experience, improving outcomes, and reducing overall expenses to provide high-quality, cost-efficient healthcare options.
“I’m extremely proud of our physicians and care teams who collaboratively integrate care, manage risk and improve quality while reducing overall spending,” said Larry Tatum, M.D., CEO of Privia Medical Group–North Texas. “This year’s MSSP results reinforce our goal to continue maintaining a top-tier care standard for our beneficiaries by equipping our independent physicians with the tools needed to remain autonomous while improving the health of patients and our communities.”
Privia Quality Network–Central Texas’ parent company,, Privia Health (Privia), also supports successful ACOs in Georgia, Virginia, Washington, DC, 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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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