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Archway Health Advisors
Our mission is to fix healthcare through payment reform and we are dedicated to helping our partners succeed at all stages of this long journey. As the payor and provider worlds converge, healthcare organizations have a myriad of opportunities to manage care and risks in new ways. Archway Health Advisors works with providers to illuminate these opportunities and design, execute, and finance the care and risk management programs that fit best with their capabilities.
As a firm, Archway understands that heath care isn’t a “one size fits all” industry, and what works for one provider won’t necessarily work for another. When we engage with a healthcare organization, our first goal is to understand the provider’s strengths and capabilities, the populations served, their experience with improving care while reducing costs, and their performance relative to others in the market.
We also know that health care is a local business, and markets evolve in very different ways, presenting different types of opportunities. These include combinations of Medicare ACO’s, Commercial Global Capitation, Bundled Payments, Dual Eligible Programs, Medicare Advantage Plans, Medical Homes, and Complex Care Carve – Outs.
Archway partners with our clients’ leadership to design the care and risk management programs that match their unique capabilities with targeted opportunities and partners in the market. Once the optimal care and risk management programs are designed, Archway shares risk with its clients by providing financing to cover reserve requirements and protect against unexpected downside losses.
The Archway team has significant experience designing care management models geared towards improving quality and reducing costs as patients move along the care continuum.