Accountable Care

Next Gen, Pioneer ACOs saved in 2016
Oct 17, 2017 | Susan Morse
This is despite seven NextGen ACOs having lost money, and three had dropped out in 2016 due to financial…
Oct 10, 2017 | Susan Morse
Payment adjustments are expected to range from 0.4 to 2.6 percent of providers' Part B expenditures, report says.
ACOs taking on more downside risk
Oct 05, 2017 | Susan Morse
Study suggests that while ACOs are willing to accept increased financial risk, they are still learning how to…
Sep 22, 2017 | Susan Morse
ACO and hospital executives say they want greater flexibility in models for Medicare, Medicaid and dual-eligible patients.
Providers, payers benefit by sharing data
Sep 14, 2017 | Susan Morse
Insurers provide the broader view on claims while hospitals have the deeper information on patient care through…
Report: Medicare Shared Savings ACOs saved $1B
Aug 29, 2017 | Susan Morse
High performing ACOs maintained a high use of primary care services and reduced spending by an average of $673 per…
Aug 23, 2017 | Bill Siwicki
Arkansas physician says he would be struggling to keep up with the rapid payment model changes without the…
Aug 22, 2017 | Beth Jones Sanborn
As part of the deal, Presence Health's medical centers, outpatient facilities and other care sites will…
Aug 21, 2017 | Susan Morse
Expect CMS to release more voluntary bundled programs by the end of the year that focus on outpatient…
bundled payments
Aug 16, 2017 | Susan Morse
Providers await new voluntary models expected to soon be released.