Indianapolis Business Journal: MissionPoint ACO saves millions for St. Vincent Health
Indianapolis Business Journal | July 18, 2016
According to the Indianapolis Business Journal, a partnership between MissionPoint Health Partners and St. Vincent Health saved the health system millions of dollars in 2015.
The partnership, MissionPoint’s accountable care organization, helped save millions by reducing emergency room visits and hospital readmissions along with an increase in generic drugs over more expensive brand name drugs.
“One of the things we worked on was how we do this in a way that increases services we give to you, versus just saying, ‘you can’t do this, you can’t do that,’ ” Dr. Jordan Asher, chief clinical and innovation officer for MissionPoint, told the Indianapolis Business Journal.
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