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June 16, 2015
Catalyst and Methodist Patient-Centered ACO Partner to Better Serve Area Patients

Dallas, TX – Catalyst Health Network and the Methodist Patient-Centered ACO (MPCACO) today announced the completion of a new collaboration agreement between the two organizations, as MPCACO joins Catalyst’s fast-growing list of affiliated healthcare organizations. MPCACO is affiliated with Methodist Health System, which is comprised of seven hospitals and an array of other outpatient care sites throughout North Texas. The organization will work with Catalyst’s independent physician network to enhance delivery of higher quality care while improving overall costs.

June 1, 2015
Aetna Joins Catalyst Health Network

Catalyst becomes first North Texas physician network to hold value-based contracts with top four major carriers

DALLAS, TX – Catalyst Health Network and Aetna have entered into a contract to improve care provided to patients across North Texas. With the addition of Aetna, Catalyst becomes the first physician network to hold value-based contracts with the top four carriers in North Texas.

Aetna and Catalyst are working together to help shift the local health care system to one that rewards value over volume of services performed. Catalyst comprises more than 175 providers who are responsible for ensuring patients receive the right care, in the right place, and at the right time. Physicians and their extended care teams receive real-time patient information, enabling them to coordinate care more effectively. 

May 12, 2015
Catalyst Health Network ACO Adds HCA North Texas To Its Affiliates
HCA North Texas is now an affiliate member of the Catalyst Health Network, an accountable care organization for independent physicians in North Texas.
May 12, 2015
Catalyst Grows Affiliate Network with HCA

DALLAS – Catalyst Health Network, a fast-growing alliance of independent physicians in North Texas, is pleased to announce the addition of HCA to its affiliate network. HCA is the nation's leading provider of healthcare services, a company comprised of locally managed facilities that includes approximately 165 hospitals and 115 freestanding surgery centers in 20 states and employing approximately 204,000 people. In North Texas, HCA has 12 hospitals, 11 freestanding surgery centers, 5 freestanding ER’s, and 31 urgent care centers that will work with Catalyst’s independent physician network to improve quality of care while reducing overall costs. 

April 8, 2015
Three North Texas Medical Groups Start Cigna Collaborative Care Programs to Improve Health and Lower Costs in Metroplex

Cigna has launched collaborative care initiatives with three North Texas medical groups. The new arrangements with Catalyst Health Network, Dallas Methodist Physicians Network and Genesis Accountable Physician Network aim to improve patient access to health care, enhance care coordination, and achieve the goal of improved health, affordability and patient experience.

March 18, 2015
Independent Physicians: Meet The Resources Your System-Affiliated Peers Have Had

In recent months, independent physicians practicing in Texas have seen an influx in attainable services that have primarily been available only to their hospital system-affiliated counterparts.

February 24, 2015
Catalyst Adds Questcare Medical Services To Its ACO Network

The Catalyst Health Network, an accountable care organization for independent physicians, has added Questcare Medical Services to its roster.

February 11, 2015
Catalyst Health Network Adds Questcare Medical Services, Expands Across Dallas-­‐Fort Worth
Primary Care Physicians, Hospitalists, Emergency Medicine Doctors Contribute to Integrated Model to Better Manage Population Health

DALLAS-­‐FORT WORTH, TEXAS – Catalyst Health Network, a clinically integrated network of physicians, is pleased to announce the addition of Questcare Medical Clinics to its member network. Questcare, a nationally recognized patient care organization, is comprised of 20 outpatient primary care physician clinics in Dallas-­‐Fort Worth. Physician members of Catalyst are part of a coordinated team-­‐based care model that enables them to direct all aspects of each patient’s care. Catalyst Health Network serves to help physicians achieve the Triple Aim in healthcare: higher quality, improved cost and an enhanced patient experience.

January 27, 2015
Plano Doctor Announces Network For Private Practice Physicians

North Texas physicians in private practice now have a network to access services and structure to help adapt to the new fee-for-value landscape of healthcare without being swallowed by a large hospital system.

January 22, 2015
UnitedHealthcare and Catalyst Health Network Collaborate to Improve Patient Care in North Texas
Partnership marks UnitedHealthcare’s first primary care, physician-led Accountable Care Organization in North Texas

(Dallas, Texas) January 22, 2015 – Catalyst Health Network and UnitedHealthcare have launched an accountable care organization (ACO) to improve care coordination and enhance health services for UnitedHealthcare employer-sponsored health plan participants in the Dallas-Fort Worth area.

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