12016Feb

KentuckyOne Health Expands Focus on Population Health

Louisville, Ky. (January 28, 2016) – One of Kentucky’s former top health officials has joined the leadership team of KentuckyOne Health to coordinate population health initiatives across the system. Stephanie Mayfield Gibson, MD, a board-certified anatomic and clinical pathologist with a 10-year record of public health management, will serve as vice president of population health…

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112016Jan

KentuckyOne Health Partners Receives Medicare Shared Savings Program Renewal for 2016

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE January 11, 2016 CONTACT:    Barbara Mackovic          Tel: 502.562.7075          email: barbaramackovic@kentuckyonehealth.org New hospitals and health care providers join successful, cutting-edge federal initiative that cuts costs and puts patients at the center of their care Medicare accountable care organization initiatives to improve how the health…

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182015Nov

Medicare ACOs Continue to Improve Quality of Care, Generate Shared Savings

The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services today issued 2014 quality and financial performance results showing that more Medicare Accountable Care Organizations (ACOs) continue to generate financial savings while improving the quality of care for Medicare beneficiaries by fostering greater collaboration between doctors, hospitals, and health care providers. When an ACO demonstrates that it has…

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182015Nov

KentuckyOne Health Partners Transforms Patient Care Across Kentucky

KentuckyOne Health Partners connects primary care providers, specialists, hospitals, ancillary services, skilled nursing facilities and home health agencies that have agreed to collaborate to ensure that their patients receive the highest quality of care and value. A commitment to provide better health, better experience, and better care at a lower cost is the chief motivation…

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242015Jul

KentuckyOne Health Partners Ranked as 12th Largest Accountable Care Organization in U.S.

KentuckyOne Health Partners – July 21, 2015 Press Release Louisville, Ky. (July 21, 2015)— KentuckyOne Health Partners, a provider-based, physician-led clinically integrated network developed by KentuckyOne Health, was ranked as the twelfth largest accountable care organization (ACO) in Modern Healthcare’s 2015 ACOs Survey. The survey ranks ACOs by lives covered. The information is compiled from…

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222015May

The Transition to ACOs and Population Health: 5 Key Thoughts

Healthcare systems are increasingly entering into accountable care organization agreements and embracing population health management because, at their cores, they are good for patients. Each strategy aims to improve healthcare delivery through enhanced coordination of care and keeping people healthy and out of the hospital. However, both ACOs and population health efforts are riddled with…

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82015May

KentuckyOne Health Partners Participates in Kentucky State Innovation Model (SIM) Grant

Executive leadership and other staff with KentuckyOne Health Partners are participating in a State Innovation Models (SIM) grant consortium that is coordinated by the Commonwealth of Kentucky and includes representatives from commercial health plans, Medicaid managed care plans, government, for-profit and not-for-profit health care organizations. SIM grants are part of the Innovation Center of the…

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