Accountable Care Coalition of Texas, Inc. Company Profile

10:46 EDT 19th March 2018 | BioPortfolio

Dr. Clive Fields, from Village Family Practice in Houston and Chairman of the Board of the Accountable Care Coalition of Texas, said he is pleased the ACO generated over $6 million in shared savings. “We are proud to offer our Medicare patients high-quality care that helps improve their health and lower overall healthcare costs,” Dr. Fields said. “Our 2014 results demonstrate that primary care physicians can drive significant improvements in the cost and quality of health care, especially for Medicare beneficiaries.”

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Accountable Care Coalition of Texas, Inc.

Dr. Clive Fields, from Village Family Practice in Houston and Chairman of the Board of the Accountable Care Coalition of Texas, said he is pleased the ACO generated over $6 millio...

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