ACO Name and Location

Legal name: Polyclinic Management Services Company
1145 Broadway
Seattle, WA 98122

ACO Primary Contact

Nicholas Leute: nick.leute@polyclinic.com 206-860-4438

Organizational Information

  • ACO participants: The Polyclinic
  • ACO participants in joint ventures between ACO professionals and hospitals: No participants are involved in a joint venture between ACO professionals and hospitals.
  • ACO governing body:
    • Nancy Brunsvold MD - Voting Member and Chair, ACO Participant, The Polyclinic
    • Mary Anderson MD - Voting Member, ACO participant representative, The Polyclinic
    • Betsy Brown MD - Voting Member, ACO participant representative, The Polyclinic
    • Wei Hao MD - Voting Member, ACO participant representative, The Polyclinic
    • Daiva Nevidomskyte, MD, RPVI - Voting Member, ACO participant representative, The Polyclinic
    • Cynthia Smyth MD - Voting Member, ACO participant representative, The Polyclinic
    • Mary Weiss MD - Voting Member, ACO participant representative, The Polyclinic
    • David Gilbert - Non-voting Member, Medicare Beneficiary Representative
  • Key ACO clinical and administrative leadership:
  • Associated committees and committee leadership:
  • Types of ACO participants, or combinations of participants, that formed the ACO: ACO professionals in a group practice arrangement

Shared Savings and Losses

Amount of Shared Savings/Losses

Second Agreement Period:

  • Performance Year 2019, $3,478,568
  • Performance Year 2018, $3,195,369
  • Performance Year 2017, $3,585,495
  • Performance Year 2016: $0

First Agreement Period:

  • Performance Year 2015: $0
  • Performance Year 2014: $0
  • Performance Year 2013: $0

Shared Savings Distribution

Second Agreement Period:

Performance Year 2019

  • Proportion invested in infrastructure: 20%
  • Proportion invested in redesigned care processes/resources: 60%
  • Proportion of distribution to ACO participants: 20%

Performance Year 2018

  • Proportion invested in infrastructure: 20%
  • Proportion invested in redesigned care processes/resources: 60%
  • Proportion of distribution to ACO participants: 20%

Performance Year 2017

  • Proportion invested in infrastructure: 20%
  • Proportion invested in redesigned care processes/resources: 60%
  • Proportion of distribution to ACO participants: 20%

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

First Agreement Period:

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

Performance Year 2014

  • 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 2013

  • Proportion invested in infrastructure: N/A
  • Proportion invested in redesigned care processes/resources: N/A
  • Proportion of distribution to ACO participants: N/A

Payment Rule Waivers

Yes, our ACO does use the SNF 3-Day Rule Waiver.

Quality Performance Results

Please note, the ACO-40 Depression Remission at 12 months quality measure is not included in public reporting due to low sample size.

Note: In the Quality Performance Results file(s) above, search for “Polyclinic Management Services Company” or “The Polyclinic” to view the quality performance results. This ACO can also be found by using the ACO ID A1252 in the public use files on data.cms.gov.

To become a part of The Polyclinic and its ACO, please contact The Polyclinic directly for further assistance. For general questions or additional information about Accountable Care Organizations, please visit www.medicare.gov/acos.html or call 1-800-MEDICARE (1-800-633-4227), TTY users should call 1-877-486-2048.