This document is a part of a compilation that highlights health center-focused accountable care platforms. The purpose of this series is to provide examples of best practices and lessons learned that can be applied in a variety of situations. Best Practices paper #5 features Alcona Health Center in Michigan and their journey to achieving accountable care.
Through better care coordination, data management and analysis, and an increased focus on annual wellness visits, Alcona Health Center in Michigan achieved success in an Accountable Care Organization.
Important NACHC Library Content Note: This technical assistance resource was developed prior to the August 2017 release of the Health Center Compliance Manual by the Health Resources and Services Administration’s (HRSA) Bureau of Primary Health Care (BPHC). The BPHC Compliance Manual, issued August 2017, indicates where PINS, PALs and other program guidance are now superseded or subsumed by the BPHC Compliance Manual.
This project was supported by the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS).