Aurora Accountable Care Organization

ACO Name and Location

Aurora Accountable Care Organization LLC (AACO)
750 W. Virginia Street
Milwaukee Wisconsin 53204

ACO Primary Contact

Jacqueline Gisch, RN
aaco@aurora.org
(262) 787-2737

Organizational Information

  • ACO participants:
    1. Lakeshore Medical Clinic LLC
  • ACO participants in joint ventures between ACO professionals and hospitals:
    • None
  • ACO governing body:
    1. Patrick Falvey, Voting Member and Chair, AACO participant representative
    2. Sylvia Meltzer, MD, Voting Member and AACO President, AACO participant representative
    3. Sarang Baman, MD, Voting Member and AACO Medical Director, AACO participant
    4. Beverly Robinson, Voting Member, Medicare Beneficiary Representative
    5. Tom Zilavy, Voting Member and AACO Secretary, AACO participant representative
    6. Gary Hovila, Voting Member and AACO Treasurer, AACO participant representative
    7. Jackie Gisch, Voting Member and AACO Governing Board member, AACO participant representative
    8. Frank LaVora, MD, Voting Member and AACO Participant Physician
    9. Steve Francaviglia, Voting Member and AACO Governing Board member, AACO participant representative
    10. Amanpreet Sethi, MD, Voting member and AACO Governing Board member, AACO participant representative
  • Key ACO clinical and administrative leadership:
    1. Executive: Dr. Sylvia Meltzer
    2. Medical Director: Dr. Sarang Baman
    3. Compliance Officer: Sue Wong
    4. Quality Improvement Officer: Mary Kay Peterson
  • Associated committees and committee leadership:
    1. Management Committee: Scott Fenske MD, Chair
    2. Clinical and Service Quality Committee: Patrick Falvey, Co-Chair, John Konkel, MD, Co-Chair
    3. Compliance Committee: Sue Wong, Chair
  • Types of ACO participants, or combinations of participants, that formed the ACO:
    1. ACO professionals in a group practice arrangement

Shared Savings and Losses

  • To be completed after the conclusion of the performance year.

Payment Rule Waivers

  • No, our ACO does not use the SNF 3-Day Rule Waiver.

Quality Performance Results

  • To be completed after the conclusion of the performance year.