Belong Health ACO


625 State Street,

Schenectady, NY 12035

Primary Contact

Lewis Biggers


There are no joint ventures between or among the ACO and any of its ACO Preferred Providers and Participant Providers. 

Governing Body

  • Ogleh Nesheiwat, MD, Participant Provider, voting, Nesheiwat Medical Practice
  • Izabela Nowosielski, MD, FHM, MBA, Participant Provider, voting, Garnet Health
  • Robert Paeglow, MD, Participant Provider, voting, Koinonia Primary Care
  • Naomi Rabino, FNP, Participant Provider, voting, Open Door Family Medical
  • Arita McCoy, CRNP, Consumer Advocate, voting, Johns Hopkins Parkinson’s Disease and Movement Disorder Center
  • Medicare Beneficiary, voting
  • William Bassett, Medicare Beneficiary, voting, Retired
  • Lewis Biggers, ACO Executive, voting, Belong Health

ACO Participant Providers

  • Bridge Street Medical
  • Garnet Health
  • Koinonia Primary Care
  • Nesheiwat Medical Care
  • Open Door Family Medical Center
  • Medical Associates of the Hudson Valley
  • Hurley Avenue Family Medicine
  • FirstCare Medical
  • University of Texas Medical Branch
  • Albany General Hospital
  • Good Samaritan Hospital Corvallis
  • OakLeaf Clinics
  • Confluence Healthcare
  • Sunrise Family Care Clinic

ACO Preferred Providers

ACO Clinical Leadership

  • Ogleh Nesheiwat, MD, Nesheiwat Medical Practice

ACO Administrative Leadership

  • Finance: Jonathan Davis, Belong Health
  • Personnel: Douglas Byrd, Belong Health
  • Compliance: Jonathan Davis, Belong Health
  • Quality Improvement: Lewis Biggers, Belong Health
  • General Management: Srishti Mirchandani, Belong Health

Quality Measure Performance

Quality Measure Performance for PY23 will be reported once available.

Shared Savings/Shared Loss

PY23 Shared Savings will be reported once available.

Belong Health ACO is participating in the ACO REACH Model

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Think an ACO or any Medicare provider is doing fraud or abuse? Please contact the HHS office of Inspector General at 1-800-HHS-tips or your local senior Medicare patrol.