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ACO Final Rule Lowers the Bar for Forming and Operating an ACO – Not sure it really matters …

CMS today released the final rule on Accountable Care Organizations (ACOs); the rule can be found here Our review of the preliminary rule concluded ACOs, as designed, would have little effect on costs. CMS’ changes to the proposed rule are

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The (Unfortunate) Irrelevance of ACOs

Accountable Care Organizations (ACOs) are CMS-designed and sanctioned groups of Medicare providers that cooperate to produce greater quality of care, and savings in which member providers can share. Under the proposed rule there are few (risk-adjusted) savings available, and few

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