Direct Contracting Entity

The Direct Contracting Entity (“DCE”) shall report the following organizational information on a publicly accessible website maintained by the DCE.

  1. Name and location of the DCE;
  2. Primary contact information for the DCE;
  3. Identification of all DC Participant Providers and Preferred Providers;
  4. Identification of all joint ventures between or among the DCE and any of its DC Participant Providers and Preferred Providers;
  5. Identification of the DCE’s key clinical and administrative leaders and the name of any company by which they are employed; and
  6. Identification of members of the DCE’s governing body and the name of any entity by which they are employed.
  1. Location
    1. Oak Street Health Medicare Partners, LLC
    2. 30 W Monroe St STE 1200, Chicago, IL 60603

  2. DCE Overview
    1. Oak Street Health Medicare Partners (“OSHMP”) is a Direct Contracting Entity (“DCE”) led by Oak Street Health. Oak Street Health operates value-based primary care centers that serve over 80,000 Medicare beneficiaries and has extensive experience executing full-risk models that have materially improved health outcomes and reduced the total cost of care. OSHMP will include over 60 Oak Street Health primary care centers across 8 states (Illinois, Indiana, Michigan, North Carolina, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, Tennessee, and Texas) and include over 18 Core Service Area counties and 80 Extended Service Areas, the vast majority of which qualify as urban or suburban and include Geographic Health Professional Shortage Areas in counties.
  3. Contact:
    1. Chris Lynch, DCE Director of Operations
    2. chris.lynch@oakstreethealth.com

  4. DCE Governing Body
    1. Ali Khan, M.D. (DC Participant Provider), Oak Street Health
    2. Garfield Human (Medicare Beneficiary)
    3. Griffin Myers, M.D. (Chairman, DC Participant Provider), Oak Street Health
    4. Julie Silverstein, M.D. (DC Participant Provider), Oak Street Health
    5. Laurine O’Donnell (Consumer Advocate), The Chicago Lighthouse

  5. DCE key clinical and administrative leaders:
    1. Executive Officer: Robert Guenthner, Oak Street Health
    2. Medical Director: David Buchanan MD, Oak Street Health
    3. Financial Officer: Timothy Cook, Oak Street Health
    4. Information Systems Officer: Steve Cagney, Oak Street Health
    5. Clinical Improvement Officer: Caroline Sommers, Oak Street Health
    6. Clinical Data Steward: Drew Crenshaw, Oak Street Health
    7. Director of Operations: Chris Lynch, Oak Street Health

  6. DC Participant Providers and Preferred Providers;
    1. Oak Street Health Physicians Group PC
    2. OSH-IN Physicians Group PC
    3. OSH-MI Physicians Group PC
    4. OSH-OH Physicians Group LLC
    5. OSH-PA Physicians Group PC
    6. OSH-RI Physicians Group PC
    7. Oak Street Health of Texas, PLLC
    8. Griffin Myers Medical, PC
    9. Oak Street Health Physicians Group of Mississippi, LLC
    10. Note: A list of NPIs will be added at a later date.

  7. Joint ventures between or among the DCE and any of its DC Participant Providers and Preferred Providers
    1. No joint ventures to report