Nelson is a co-founder and partner at Frontera, a mobile diagnostic testing company based in Irving. He's been instrumental in the development of company’s business plan and finances, and resides in Flower Mound.

Supporting Your ACO With an Ancillary Strategy

Accountable care organizations are becoming increasingly prevalent in the health care marketplace, but many providers are still determining how to become involved. Although the path to ACO readiness is still being defined, one thing is certain: the success of an ACO will depend on its effectiveness in becoming a vertically integrated delivery system. Eligibility to participate in shared savings programs requires a group of providers to coordinate delivery of care for a defined population in a way that improves quality and efficiency. There are many acceptable ACO organizational models, but physician involvement is integral to ensure quality and cost benchmarks… Full Story