Stephen Nuckolls, MAC

Stephen Nuckolls currently serves as the chief executive officer of Coastal Carolina Health Care, PA, and its ACO, Coastal Carolina Quality Care, Inc. His responsibilities include the direct management of the 50 provider multi-specialty physician-owned medical practice. Additionally, he is responsible for overseeing the daily operations of the medical practice’s Advanced Payment Model ACO that was selected by CMS in the initial round in April 2012. Prior to the formation of this organization, Mr. Nuckolls helped guide physicians and integrated hospital organizations in the formation of larger systems. Mr. Nuckolls earned a bachelor’s degree in economics from Davidson College and a MAC from University of North Carolina’s Kenan-Flagler Business School. He is a founding board member of NAACOS and currently serves as treasurer.