Public Reporting 
As required by CMS, the information on this webpage contains our Public Reporting information.

ACO Information:
Genesis Healthcare ACO, LLC
101 East State Street
Kennett Square, PA 19348

Primary Contact: 
Jason Feuerman, ACO Chairman and President
(844) 642-6125

ACO Participants
 •         Genesis Eldercare Physician Services, LLC
 •         GEPS Physician Group of Pennsylvania, P.C. 
 •         GEPS Physician Group of New Jersey, P.C.
 •         GEPS Physician Group of West Virginia, P.C.
 •         GEPS Physician Group of North Carolina, P.C.
 •         GEPS Physician Group of California, P.C.
 •         GEPS Physician Group of Georgia, P.C.
 •         GPS Physician Group of Rhode Island, P.C.

ACO Governing Body
 •         Jason Feuerman, ACO Chairman and President, ACO Participant (Genesis Eldercare Physician Services, LLC)
 •         Richard Feifer, MD, ACO Chief Medical Officer, ACO Participant (Genesis Eldercare Physician Services, LLC)
 •         Gary Bernett, MD, ACO Senior Vice President, Medical Affairs, ACO Participant (GEPS Physician 
            Group of Pennsylvania, P.C. and GEPS Physician Group of New Jersey, P.C.)
 •         John Loome, MD, ACO Senior Vice President, Medical Affairs, ACO Participant (Genesis Eldercare Physician 
            Services, LLC.) 
 •         BJ Hauswald, ACO Chief Operating Officer
 •         Paul Cass, MD, ACO Medicare Beneficiary Representative

Key ACO Clinical and Administrative Leadership
 •        Jason Feuerman, ACO Executive
 •        Richard Feifer, MD, Medical Director
 •        Janine Valdez, Compliance Officer
 •        Melanie Bujanda-Romero, Quality Assurance/Improvement Officer

Associated committees and committee leadership

 •      Compliance Committee - Janine Valdez, ACO Compliance Officer, Compliance Committee Chair
 •      Quality Committee - Richard Feifer, MD, ACO Chief Medical Officer, Quality Committee Chair

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 
 •         First Agreement Period
  •   Performance Year 2016, $0

How Shared Savings are Distributed 
 •      First Agreement Period
•   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

Quality Performance Results 

Genesis HealthCare 2016 Quality Performance Results

Measure Number

Measure Name
2016 Reporting Period
Rate ACO Mean
ACO-1CAHPS: Getting Timely Care, Appointments, and Information70.7179.9
ACO-2CAHPS: How Well Your Providers Communicate67.7592.63
ACO-3CAHPS: Patients’ Rating of Provider76.1491.93
ACO-4CAHPS: Access to Specialists84.2683.52
ACO-5CAHPS: Health Promotion and Education56.2660
ACO-6CAHPS: Shared Decision Making65.1175.28
ACO-7CAHPS: Health Status/Functional Status48.871.82
ACO-34CAHPS: Stewardship of Patient Resources*22.0827.52
ACO-8Risk Standardized, All Condition Readmission18.8714.7
ACO-35Skilled Nursing Facility 30-Day All-Cause Readmission Measure (SNFRM)* Readmission19.7718.17
ACO-36All-Cause Unplanned Admissions for Patients with Diabetes*159.6853.2
ACO-37All-Cause Unplanned Admissions for Patients with Heart Failure*187.1975.23
ACO-38All-Cause Unplanned Admissions for Patients with Multiple Chronic Conditions145.8859.81
ACO-9Ambulatory Sensitive Condition Admissions: Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease or Asthma in Older Adults (AHRQ Prevention Quality Indicator (PQI) #5)16.369.27
ACO-10Ambulatory Sensitive Conditions Admissions: Heart Failure (AHRQ Prevention Quality Indicator (PQI) #8)24.7914.53
ACO-11Percent of Primary Care Physicians who Successfully Meet Meaningful Use Requirements10082.72
ACO-39Documentation of Current Medications in the Medical Record*90.7187.54
ACO-13Falls: Screening for Future Fall Risk10064.04
ACO-14Preventive Care and Screening: Influenza Immunization78.0568.32
ACO-15Pneumonia Vaccination Status for Older Adults35.4869.21
ACO-16Preventive Care and Screening: Body Mass Index (BMI) Screening and Follow-up97.9874.45
ACO-17Preventive Care and Screening: Tobacco Use: Screening and Cessation Intervention95.5690.98
ACO-18Preventive Care and Screening: Screening for Clinical Depression and Follow-up Plan97.1853.63
ACO-19Colorectal Cancer Screening4.0361.52
ACO-20Breast Cancer Screening067.61
ACO-21Preventive Care and Screening: Screening for High Blood Pressure and Follow-Up Documented90.3276.84
ACO-42Statin Therapy for the Prevention and Treatment of Cardiovascular Disease72.0677.72
ACO-27Diabetes Mellitus: Hemoglobin A1c Poor Control71.3718.24
ACO-41Diabetes: Eye Exam*10.0844.94
ACO-28Hypertension: Controlling High Blood Pressure66.9470.52
ACO-30Ischemic Vascular Disease: Use of Aspirin or Another Antithrombotic7585.05
ACO-31Heart Failure: Beta-Blocker Therapy for Left Ventricular Systolic Dysfunction (LVSD)93.5188.67
ACO-33Angiotensin-Converting Enzyme (ACE) Inhibitor or Angiotensin Receptor Blocker (ARB) Therapy - for patients with CAD and Diabetes or Left Ventricular Systolic Dysfunction (LVEF<40%)76.9279.67


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

For 2016 Quality Performance Results please visit:

Note: In the Quality Performance Results file(s) above, search for “Genesis Healthcare ACO, LLC” to view the quality performance results. This ACO can also be found by using the ACO ID A02551 in the public use files on

Payment Rule Waivers
No, our ACO does not use the SNF 3-Day Rule Waiver.