2024 Quality Committee

The NAACOS Quality Committee is comprised of Board members and NAACOS members with direct involvement in ACO quality. The Committee is tasked with evaluating quality initiatives and requirements as they relate to the Medicare Shared Savings Program (MSSP) as well as focusing on the role of quality in population-based payment models. Committee members help develop and guide NAACOS quality strategy pertaining to the MSSP and other payers with ACO contracts. 

Ashish Parikh, MD
Senior VP of Medical Affairs and Quality

Village MD
Brandi Apodaca
Chief Operating Officer
Community Health Provider Alliance (CHPA)
Nate Hunkins
Senior Director of Value Based Care
Bluestone ACO
David Basel, MD
Vice President of Clinical Quality
Avera Medical Group
Josh Israel, MD
Senior Medical Director, Quality and Wellness
Aledade Inc.
Pamela Bruce, RN

Director, Quality and Performance Improvement
Vanderbilt Health Affiliated Network

Bob Rauner
Chief Medical Officer
OneHealth Nebraska ACO

Rayna Caplan
Sr. Director of Population Health Improvement

Lori Schultz
Director, Population Health Operations
Vytalize Health
Aaron Clark, MD
Medical Director/Quality Assurance & Improvement Officer
The Ohio State Health ACO
Brian Steele, MD

Chief Medical Officer
Collaborative Health Systems

Wilson Gabbard
Vice President, Quality and Condition Management
Advocate Health
Anna Taylor
AVP of Population Health and Value Based Care
MultiCare Connected Care
Megan Guinn
Director, Clinical Improvement
Pranali Trivedi
National Director Population Health/Medicare Performance