Transforming healthcare for those who need it most
About Commonwealth Care Alliance®
Based in Boston, Commonwealth Care Alliance® (CCA) is a not-for-profit, integrated care system influencing innovative models of complex care nationwide. Mission-based and person-centered, CCA is singularly focused on sustainable and evidence-based healthcare breakthroughs that fill important gaps in care and improve the health and well-being of people with significant needs. This includes advocating for affordable, high-quality, and cost-effective healthcare policies that lead to healthcare equity for individuals who need it most.
CCA’s unique model of uncommon care® has achieved an unparalleled track record of improved health and quality outcomes and lower costs of care. In 2021, CCA began a multi-year, mission-aligned geographic diversification growth strategy to extend its proven care model throughout the United States. With its newly launched health plans in Massachusetts and Rhode Island and recent acquisitions in California and Michigan, CCA will serve over 62,000 individuals across four states.
Acquisitions are pending regulatory approval.
Enterprise Fast Facts
Christopher D. Palmieri
As of 8/31/2021
It takes uncommon care® to produce uncommon results
Our nationally recognized model of care is designed to address unmet social determinants of health, behavioral health, and medical needs. Our approach to care is proven to drive outstanding results.
The CCA uncommon care® model has demonstrated success in reaching and engaging individuals with significant medical, behavioral, and social needs—improving quality of care while reducing avoidable hospital admissions and emergency room utilization.
Patient Engagement Rate1
Reduced IP Admissions2020 vs. 20192
Reduced ED Utilization2020 vs. 20192
Our Mobile Integrated Health (MIH) program provides in-home urgent medical care and reduces avoidable emergency room visits and hospital admissions for members with acute care needs.
Results as of 12/1/2020 unless otherwise noted
1 Percent of ICO + SCO members weighted together who have at least 1 qualifying touch by a care team member within a given month (Rolling 3-month average, 7/2021)
2 Combined CCA ICO + SCO rate per 1,000 members; hospitalization rates are consistently below the per capita averages during COVID-19 pandemic