WHITE PLAINS, N.Y.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Collaborative Health Systems (CHS), a Universal American company
(NYSE:UAM), announced today that its president, Jeffery Spight, will
present at the 2016 Primary Care Association and Health Center
Controlled Network conference at the Hilton Pasadena hotel in Pasadena,
California on Tuesday, November 15.
The conference is sponsored by the National Association of Community
Health Centers (NACHC).
CHS currently partners with approximately 5,000 providers, mostly
primary care physicians, in 22 Medicare Shared Savings Program
accountable care organizations, including four that were formed with
Federally Qualified Health Center (FQHC) state associations.
About Collaborative Health Systems
Collaborative Health Systems (CHS), a Universal American company (NYSE:
UAM), is a management services organization that partners with primary
care physicians as they move to value-based payment systems. Our core
belief is that primary care physicians are in the best position to
influence the quality and cost of healthcare. CHS provides comprehensive
support for its physician partners by providing actionable data to help
coordinate care and by helping practices change behavior to meet the new
quality requirements of the value-based payment system. CHS currently
manages one Next Generation ACO Model and 22 MSSP ACOs, with
approximately 5,000 providers, mostly primary care physicians, covering
239,000 Medicare beneficiaries. For more information, visit www.CollaborativeHealthSystems.com.
About Universal American Corp.
Universal American (NYSE: UAM), through our family of healthcare
companies, provides health benefits to people covered by Medicare. We
are dedicated to working collaboratively with healthcare professionals,
especially primary care physicians, in order to improve the health and
well-being of those we serve and reduce healthcare costs. For more
information on Universal American, please visit our website at www.UniversalAmerican.com.
Collaborative Health Systems:
Sarah Bell, 914-597-2908
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