PA Clinical Network and Geisinger Health Plan announce value-based contract agreement

Susan Ecenbarger
Wednesday, July 1, 2020

Harrisburg, Pa. – The PA Clinical Network and Geisinger Health Plan (GHP) announced today a new, value-based contract to achieve better health outcomes and lower costs for GHP members.

“The providers of the PA Clinical Network are committed to the continued wellbeing of their patients,” said Jaan Sidorov, MD president and CEO of the PA Clinical Network. “Geisinger Health Plan shares our interest in measurable improvements in quality with lower costs and a better member experience supported by a high performing network,” he added.

“Geisinger Health Plan has been a national model for healthcare delivery for years, and we are pleased to be working with this physician-led network to accelerate the adoption of value-based care across our network,” said John Bulger, DO, MBA Chief Medical Officer of GHP. “We are excited to be partnering with the PA Clinical Network to build on the success of our patient-centered focus on our members’ health.”

The PA Clinical Network consists of physician-led practices seeking to increase prevention, achieve wellness and reduce avoidable complications from chronic conditions. The network uses information technology and care delivery expertise to drive measurable improvements in care delivery.  It is a subsidiary of the Pennsylvania Medical Society, Pennsylvania’s largest physician advocacy organization.