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FQHCs, Rural Health Clinics Among 123 Newly Minted Medicare ACOs

Doctors, hospitals and other healthcare providers have formed 123 new Medicare ACOs, providing approximately 1.5 million more Medicare beneficiaries with access to high-quality coordinated care across the United States. According to a CMS announcement, the new ACOs include a diverse … finish reading FQHCs, Rural Health Clinics Among 123 Newly Minted Medicare ACOs

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4 Key Features of the Pioneer ACO Model

One of the key features of the Pioneer program, and one that differentiates it from the Medicare Shared Savings Program, is that it is accountable for all Medicare A and B benefits, says Emily Brower, executive director of accountable care … finish reading 4 Key Features of the Pioneer ACO Model

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