ACO REACH is the newest alternative payment and care delivery model from CMS. One important component of this new program is the requirement that participating organizations identify and address health equity as part of patients’ and members’ overall health and well-being. Learn more about Cedar Gate’s complete, composable tech stack from some of our experts, and discover how our software solution can help you succeed as a REACH ACO.
Part 1: What is ACO REACH?
Greg Caressi, Partner, Sr. Vice President, and Global Client Leader at Frost & Sullivan—a Growth Strategy and Research Firm—reviews the details of the ACO REACH model and its requirements.
Watch time: 6:36
Part 2: Building a Complete Population Health Management Solution for ACO REACH
Greg Caressi, Partner, Sr. Vice President, and Global Client Leader at Frost & Sullivan—a Growth Strategy and Research Firm—explains which healthcare IT components you need for effective ACO REACH model participation.
Watch time: 6:08
Part 3: The Best Solution to Successfully Meet Your Goals
Greg Caressi, Partner, Sr. Vice President, and Global Client Leader at Frost & Sullivan—a Growth Strategy and Research Firm—reveals the differentiated capabilities value that exists in Cedar Gate’s end-to-end value-based care platform.
Watch time: 4:36
How are Cedar Gate’s Enterprise Data Management capabilities uniquely positioned to process the data types that are important for REACH ACOs?
Chief Technology Officer, Jeff Rick, discusses the different ways that Cedar Gate’s Enterprise Data Management aggregates and normalizes data from various disparate sources that organizations can share internally or with external vendors and partners so everyone is working from the same enriched data set.
Watch time: 2:42
In what ways has Cedar Gate prioritized our investment in data management?
Cedar Gate has invested heavily in data implementation and management to create a comprehensive file mapping and scrubbing, automation, and data operations management system.
Watch time: 1:29
In what ways is Cedar Gate’s data management architecture differentiated?
Chief Technology Officer, Jeff Rick, describes how our true NoSQL platform allows for more complex processing and data enrichment, even on large data sets. Learn how this improves scalability and provides consistent datasets over time.
Watch time: 1:56
How does Cedar Gate enhance and enrich CMS data to surface insights?
ACO REACH requires organizations to incorporate social determinants of health (SDoH) data to improve care. Chief Technology Officer, Jeff Rick, talks about how Cedar Gate’s platform incorporates multiple SDoH data feeds, including Area Deprivation Index (ADI) information, to find patterns and identify opportunities to improve care.
Watch time: 1:38
What is the power of having a value-based care platform that is built on a common data lake?
Everything in the Cedar Gate platform is built around patients and members. Our unique and proprietary data lake pulls in relevant information from any data source, normalizes that data, then shares it in a consistent way across the entire platform. Learn more about the benefits of this data sharing from Chief Technology Officer, Jeff Rick.
Watch time: 2:33
How can clients model risk and performance based on the parameters of the different ACO REACH participation options?
Organizations interested in participating in ACO REACH have varying levels of experience with risk-based value-based care models. Whether you have been working in this space for a while or are just trying it out for the first time with ACO REACH, Cedar Gate can provide the information you need to succeed in the model. Learn how our industry-leading analytics help you benchmark, identify gaps, and create effective plans to achieve quality and cost goals.
Watch time: 3:56
How does Cedar Gate help REACH ACOs develop an achievable health equity plan?
Chief Analytics Officer, Stephen Zander, explains how Cedar Gate’s platform pulls in ADI data at the most granular level to get a better understanding of exactly how SDoH can impact patients and members in a region, state, county, city, or even a hyper-local community.
Watch time: 3:06
How does Cedar Gate help clients manage risk in ACO REACH and other value-based care models?
Data is only useful when it provides actionable insights. Chief Analytics Officer, Stephen Zander, discusses how organizations can use the Cedar Gate platform to find gaps in care and determine specific areas with significant opportunity to close gaps and improve cost and quality outcomes.
Watch time: 3:11
How do we enable ongoing measurement to drive year over year performance improvement in value-based care contracts?
To effectively measure performance, organizations need to know how they are doing year-to-date, and how that compares to prior years and external benchmarks. Chief Analytics Officer, Stephen Zander, describes the reporting capabilities in the Cedar Gate platform that evaluate performance and inform decision making to improve care quality and lower costs.
Watch time: 3:59
How does Cedar Gate’s application integrate analytic insights and care team action?
Analytical insights are meaningless if organizations cannot turn them into actionable workflows to address patient needs and close gaps in care. Listen as the VP of Learning and Development, Steve Kupsky, explains how Cedar Gate translates broad datasets into practical workflows that care managers, nurse navigators, care coordinators and other clinical team members can use to improve patient outcomes.
Watch time: 2:59
How does Cedar Gate help our clients address social needs that support health equity initiatives?
Healthcare providers and organizations working in underserved communities can use the Cedar Gate platform to integrate SDOH and other social determinants datasets to gain insights into patient or member needs. VP of Learning and Development, Steve Kupsky, details how these insights can help organizations align resources to address the unique needs of the people in these communities.
Watch time: 2:59
How do Cedar Gate’s applications support a consistent approach to collecting SDoH Data?
Many ACOs work with multiple data sources. Pulling in data from disparate systems often results in disjointed, incomplete, or unusable datasets. Listen as VP of Learning and Development, Steve Kupsky, explains the benefits of working with consistent data that organizations can collect, merge, analyze, and share with everyone in the ACO.
Watch time: 1:23
What is capitation?
Capitated payment models are a key aspect of ACO REACH and other value-based care alternative payment models. Chief Provider Solutions Officer, Chris Sawicki, explains the basics on capitation and why it can be beneficial to healthcare organizations.
Watch time: 1:58
How does Cedar Gate Payment Technology address capitation adjudication and its complexities?
Learn more about how Cedar Gate’s Payment Technology application automates payments in capitated models for all types of organizations, regardless of where you are in your journey to capitation implementation.
Watch time: 5:15
How is Cedar Gate supporting clients that are currently participating in the ACO REACH model?
Chris Sawicki, Chief Provider Solutions Officer, discusses how the vast and varied experiences of members of Cedar Gate’s team help us create and continue to improve our solution for managing capitated payments. This experience ensures that no matter what changes come from CMS in the future, our software solutions will provide the tools necessary to succeed in value-based care models.
Watch time: 3:23
How does Cedar Gate help REACH ACOs, and other value-based care model participants, maximize value and quality?
We have the tools necessary to support a wide variety of value-based contracts, including capitation adjudication for ACO REACH. Chief Provider Solutions Officer, Chris Sawicki, discusses how Cedar Gate can help you design contracts to maximize profitability and ensure you are on track to meet your contract goals.
Cedar Gate Delivers Composable Platform Launching New Era of ACO REACH
Cedar Gate Technologies (Cedar Gate), a leading value-based care software and technology services company, today announced the company has calibrated its platform to support the full spectrum of ACO REACH requirements.
Fall NAACOS Conference: ACO REACH Pressing Questions with Cedar Gate Technologies Clients
CMS set a goal to have every Medicare beneficiary (and most Medicaid beneficiaries) in an accountable care relationship by 2030. At the Fall NAACOS conference, we are excited to share how Cedar Gate is empowering our ACO clients to help make this goal a reality.
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