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Defining High-Value Providers for ACO Partnerships

As the health care industry moves towards population-based models of care, providers are seeking partnerships to help manage the continuum of services. Collectively, these briefs are intended to give provider leadership guidance on how to begin the evalua Continue reading

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Medicare ACO savings results ‘incredibly unsatisfying,’ MedPAC says

Price increases, not a larger senior population, are responsible for exploding healthcare costs: and may signal the need for changes to the program, Medicare Payment Advisory Commission officials said last week. Continue reading

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Can Medicare ACOs Learn from Commercial ACOs?

Online survey data show that accountable care organizations (ACOs) with commercial contracts outperform ACOs with public-payer contracts on selected measures of quality and process efficiency. These differences in performance are linked to variation in or Continue reading

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