Southampton, L.I. (PRWEB) October 29, 2013
Southampton A.C.O announces Andrew F. McBride, III Esq. to be appointed as acting general counsel. The Long Island Accountable Care Organization is still looking to fill two vacancies on the board for Director of Data Analytics and Network Manager.
McBride brings with him a vast wealth of knowledge and experience in the healthcare industry. Currently a partner at McElroy, Deutsch, Mulvaney & Carpenter, LLP, he has extensive experience in general health care legal matters including integrated healthcare provider organizations, mergers and acquisitions, professional staff and health care antitrust matters.
“The success and usefulness of organizations like ACO’s is directly related to a strong, experienced and flexible management team. Southampton ACO is actively searching the local medical community to fill the positions of Executive Director and VP Medical Director. The remaining two vacancies of Director of Data Analytics and Network Manager will be addressed shortly after,” stated Lee Ropiak, Project Manager for Southampton A.C.O.
Medicare and private insurance companies are demanding higher quality care with lower cost and accountability. The Southampton A.C.O. aims to meet this demand by organizing a group of local health care providers who will voluntarily collaborate together to provide high quality care to patients.
Southampton A.C.O is currently looking within a local pool of physicians and other health professionals to fill remaining vacancies on the board.
For more information about Southampton A. C. O. please visit http://www.southamptonaco.com or feel free to contact by email: ask(at)SouthamptonACO(dot)com or phone: (631)328-2644.
About Southampton A.C.O
Established in 2013, Southampton A.C.O was formed under section 3022 of the Center for Medicare and Medicaid rule. The organization will allow local primary care physicians and specialists delivering primary care services to file additional claims for shared savings. ACOs will work to reduce health care professional and patient frustration and disconnected care. It will allow for doctor’s visits to streamline as it will ease access of information and previous medical history. For more information, please visit: southamptonaco.com.