- University of Pennsylvania Department of Medical Ethics and Health Policy, January 18, 2018
ACOs are about population health in a global payment mechanism. If you start to deconstruct where the savings come from in ACOs, it’s largely from acute hospital utilization. It isn't that much of a leap to think that physician-led ACOs are going to be better at...
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- Debra Shute, December 7, 2017
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- Debra Shute, November 30, 2017
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- Debra Shute, December 21, 2017
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