Organized Systems of Care are similar to Accountable Care Organizations. Specialist engagement is crucial to their successful development. PGIP analyzes claims to help POs figure out which specialists they refer the most.

The OSC initiatives include:

  • Integrated Patient Registry Initiative – This helps providers manage their patients across the entire of system of care and reduce inconsistencies in health care services.
  • Integrated Performance Measurement Initiative – This allows OSCs to produce performance reporting for all patients across the entire system of care.
  • Processes of Care Initiative – This helps care partners communicate, coordinate and collaborate to achieve clinical integration at the OSC level.

Physician specialty focus: All primary care physicians and specialists participating in PGIP