Care Team Connect Powers Pioneer Accountable Care Organization
Officials with Care Team Connect announced today that the Michigan Pioneer ACO is now using the Care Team Connect web-based care coordination platform for the ACOs 13,000 Medicare aligned beneficiaries. The Michigan Pioneer ACO is a partnership of The Detroit Medical Center and its physicians, mainly consisting of primary care physicians in private practice, but including employed and faculty physicians as well. DMC, a part of Vanguard Health Systems, is the largest healthcare provider in southeast Michigan with more than 1,800 licensed beds and nearly 3,000 affiliated physicians.
Care Team Connect’s secure, web-based care coordination platform connects hospitals, community providers, family members and patients so they can work in partnership across the care continuum to improve patient outcomes while significantly reducing the overall cost of care. Care Team Connect s sophisticated integration technology enables care coordination by integrating historical patient claims data with real-time hospitalization and emergency room visit data. By substantially eliminating all paper processes and manual data aggregation, Care Team Connect allows care managers to coordinate care virtually across the health system and throughout the community.