Southern Florida

Leadership Team and Participants

Primary Contact

Maritza Izquierdo
Fresenius Health Partners
maritza.izquierdo@fmc-na.com
(512) 277-6565

Maria Radonova
Integrated Care Group,
Fresenius Health Partners
Actuary

Clinical Leadership Contact

Terry Ketchersid, MD
Integrated Care Group,
Fresenius Medical Care North America
terry.ketchersid@fmc-na.com
(512) 277-6565

Maureen Bernacki
Integrated Care Group
Finance

Facilities

BIO-MEDICAL APPLICATIONS OF FLORIDA, INC.
FRESENIUS MEDICAL CARE APOLLO BEACH, LLC
FRESENIUS MEDICAL CARE CORAL GABLES, LLC
FRESENIUS MEDICAL CARE MIAMI SHORES, LLC
FRESENIUS MEDICAL CARE NORTH FORT MEYERS LLC
FRESENIUS MEDICAL CARE NORTH PORT, LLC
FRESENIUS MEDICAL CARE PORT CHARLOTTE, LLC
FRESENIUS MEDICAL CARE PUNTA GORDA LLC
FRESENIUS MEDICAL CARE TAMPA LLC
FRESENIUS MEDICAL CARE VENICE, LLC
HOMESTEAD ARTIFICIAL KIDNEY CENTER, INC.
RAI CARE CENTERS OF FLORIDA I, LLC
RAI CARE CENTERS OF FLORIDA II, LLC
RAI CARE CENTERS OF ST. PETERSBURG, LLC
WEST ORANGE ORLANDO DIALYSIS CENTER, LLC

Participants

Kidney Group of South Florida
Ahmed Ameen Waheed
Carlos Bejar
Elaine Traverso
Gabriel A Valle
Jorge Ajuria
Rafael Baez- Bonilla

Miami Kidney Group, LLC
Alberto B. Esquenazi
Carlos A. Granja
Christian D. Suarez- Fuentes
Cristiane Carvalho
Darlena Banas
Jose B. Esquenazi
Judith Scaglione
Luba Kinal
Marcos B. Esquenazi
Vanessa Xiques
Renal Hypertension Center
Ankush Gulati
Ashwani Kumar Gupta
Bhavin Patel
Daisy Reyes
Deanna Johnson
Devinda Desoyza
Egbert Liquete
Guruswamy Ramamurthy
Jehanzeb Bilal
Jesus Navarro
Kedar Shetye
Laurie May Andal
Linda Badillo
Linda Bernard
Mahathi Adla Reddy
Michael Brucculeri
Mrinalini Matcha
Muralidhar Acharya
Nijal Sheth
Otto Ostolaza Garcia
Prakas D'Cuhna
Purushottam Reddy
Rebecca Grillo
Srinivas Hariachar
Sudhindra Pudur
Teressa Laurente
Tushar Sharma
Veeraish Chauhan
Venkata Ramachandra Reddivari
Yogesh Sanghvi
Transplant Institute of Florida at Largo Medical Center
Hussein Osman Mohamed

Kidney Care Choices Model Implementation Period Notice of Waiver

The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services and the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services’ Office of Inspector General have provided certain waivers of federal fraud and abuse laws in connection with participation during the Implementation Period in the Comprehensive Kidney Care Contracting (“CKCC”) Option of the Kidney Carse Choices (“KCC”) Model (“KCC Implementation Period Waivers”). In accordance with such Waivers, the KCE provides notice that the Implementation Period KCE Activities arrangement described below is being provided under the protection of the KCC Implementation Period Waivers.

Implementation Period KCE Activities: The Board of Managers of Southern Florida Kidney Care Entity, LLC (the “CE”) has duly authorized the following arrangement and has made a bona fide determination that this arrangement is reasonably related to the performance of KCE Activities during the Implementation Period because the arrangement is in preparation for and will promote the future accountability for the quality, cost, and overall care for KCE Beneficiaries. As of October 19, 2021, the KCE has engaged BIO-MEDICAL APPLICATIONS OF FLORIDA, INC., a KCE Preferred Provider, to provide certain services and items in preparation for the start of the Performance Year. Such services and items include care coordination and management services, education related to performance under a risked-based financial arrangement, and information technology to improve care processes and to prepare for the assumption of financial risk under the KCC Model.

The KCE will publicly disclose on this website additional arrangements that qualify for the KCC Implementation Period Waivers as they are authorized by its governing board, in compliance with public disclosure requirements.

Company

Fresenius Medical Care Holdings, Inc.
Fresenius Seamless Care
PO Box 162970
Austin, TX 78716-2970

Governing Body

Renal Hypertension Center, M.K. Acharya, MD
Fresenius Health Partners, Maritza Izquierdo
Independent Consumer Advocate