ACO Name and Location
Emory Healthcare Network Advantage
101 W. Ponce De Leon Ave, Suite 321
Decatur, Georgia 30030

ACO Primary Contact
Susan Helton
Corporate Director, Business Development & Performance Improvement
Phone Number: 404-778-7598
susan.helton@emoryhealthcare.org

A New Approach to Health Care and Aging

Emory Healthcare Network (EHN) Advantage is designed to deliver comprehensive care to seniors to keep them at their healthiest. The program serves to

  • Keep patients healthier, independent, and active
  • Provide support for caregivers and family 
  • Make the most of seniors' and Medicare's health care dollars 

What's Different About Emory Healthcare Network Advantage?

  • By participating in a Medicare Shared Savings Program, EHN Advantage looks to make healthcare choices more patient-centered and easier to navigate.
  • Patients with serious health conditions see an average of 11 doctors, resulting in poorly coordinated care that is fragmented, costly and burdensome to the patient. EHN advantage makes healthcare more sensible and easier to navigate.
  • By coordinating care through physicians in the Emory Healthcare Network, EHN Advantage ensures that quality of care remains high.

As A Result

  • Finding quality care at the right setting becomes easier for the patient
  • Standardized, evidence-based care plans help keep the patient healthy
  • Patients and families experience less hardship

Transformative Care Through Collaboration

To deliver high quality, cost-efficient services to Medicare beneficiaries, EHN Advantage delivers a model of proactive, integrated health care with a network of hospitals and over 2800 physicians.

EHN Advantage employs a Care Coordination team that is specially trained in areas that affect seniors. Your team then works with your primary care physician to create an individualized care plan for you.

Governing Body

Emory Healthcare Network Advantage is comprised of professionals in group practice arrangements.

Providers

EHN Advantage Leadership

Committee
Quality Assurance & Quality Improvement Committee

Chairman
Joel Shu, MD


Scott Boden, MD - Chairman, Board of Managers

S. Patrick Hammond - Chief Executive Officer

Joel Shu, MD - Chief Medical Officer & Chief Quality Officer

Misty Landor, RN - Corporate Director, Ambulatory Care Coordination

Susan Helton - Corporate Director, Business Development & Performance Improvement 

EMORY HEALTHCARE NETWORK ADVANTAGE IS A PARTICIPANT IN THE MEDICARE SHARED SAVINGS PROGRAM AS AN ACCOUNTABLE CARE ORGANIZATION.

Shared savings received by the ACO or shared losses owed to CMS: N/A (FIRST MEASUREMENT PERIOD IS CALENDAR YEAR 2020)

Total proportion of shared savings invested in infrastructure and total proportion distributed to ACO participants: N/A (FIRST MEASUREMENT PERIOD IS CALENDAR YEAR 2020)

EHN Advantage does not use payment rule waivers.
EHN Advantage has not established a beneficiary incentive program.

Did You Know?

The Emory Healthcare Network is a clinically integrated network through which we provide access to coordinated patient- and family-centered care. With 11 hospitals, more than 250 provider locations, and 2,800 physicians in more than 70 specialties, the Network delivers care through a full range of hospitals, clinics and local practices, including more than 120 primary care locations, over 30 Peachtree Immediate Care locations, and 40 MinuteClinics. Find out more about Emory Healthcare Network.

How Can We Help You Today?

Need help? We will be delighted to assist you today, so please call us at 404-778-7777. We look forward to hearing from you.