October 11, 2019
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Salient Healthcare | October 8, 2019 
The Medicare ACO program covers close to a third of total Medicare Beneficiaries, and in 2018, it was comprised of 548 individual organizations. Out of the total ACO cohort, 66% saved Medicare money using benchmarking methods, and another 37% saved Medicare money but didn't save enough to achieve shared savings... READ MORE   
Health Endeavors| October 1, 2019 
Patient Attribution Code: Annual Wellness Visit (AWV) billing codes are attribution codes for an ACO. This means the more AWVs completed, the more likely a patient will remain attributed to your ACO.; HCC Coding Point of CareOne of the most important tasks for an ACO at the point of care is for the care team to 1) Recode all removed diagnoses... READ MORE   
Managed Care Magazine | September 24, 2019    
If you are part of an ACO or a clinically integrated network (CIN), you have begun the value-based care journey. As payment models continue to change, the question of how and when to increase appropriate risk and reward requires careful consideration. With the release of the final rule for Pathways to Success, CMS is increasingly pushing ACOs toward two-sided risk, and most commercial payers aren't far behind. . . READ MORE    

Fierce Healthcare | October 9, 2019 
Many of the top health system and provider groups lauded the Department of Health and Human Services' (HHS') proposed regulations aimed at updating the decades-old Stark Law saying they believe it is the start to removing major regulatory headaches stymying the shift to value-based care models. . . READ MORE   
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