FinanceUnderstanding 'Soft Consolidation' Among Medicare ACOs
Researchers found that ACO participation may facilitate price increases that would "not be categorically challenged as price fixing."
FinanceUHS' Net Income, Revenues Increase in Q4 2020
One major announcement for UHS in Q4 was the appointment of Mark Friedlander, MD, MBA as the organization's CMO.
StrategyNext Gen ACOs Saved Medicare $559M, Improved Quality in 2019
Stakeholders push CMS to make the program permanent.
FinanceSouthwestern Health Resources Accountable Care Network Saved $52M in 2019
SWHR has saved almost $120 million since joining the Next Generation program in 2017.
StrategyStakeholders Urge CMS to Drop Proposed ACO Quality Changes
Providers also complain that the delayed release of the final rule cuts into the time ACOs and other APMs would...
FinanceWhat to Know Ahead of the BPCI-A Deadline
Participating providers have received claims data through June, which offers a decent understanding of the financial performance of organizations through...
InnovationMedicare Shared Savings ACOs Saved $2.6B in 2019
The savings represents a $940 million increase over the $1.7 billion saved in 2018.
Revenue CycleTop 7 Revenue Cycle Pandemic Pivots
The most successful revenue cycles have deployed changes rapidly and confidently, enabling employees to continue the important work of keeping...
StrategyCleveland Clinic, Aetna Launch Co-branded ACO
Employers contracting with Aetna Whole Health ? Cleveland Clinic could save as much as 10% in healthcare spending by choosing...
FinanceLessons From a MassHealth ACO That Saved $12.2M
C3 CEO Christina Severin said she remains optimistic about the continuing transition away from the traditional fee-for-service environment to a...
Revenue CycleCareMount CFO Says COVID-19 Threw a 'Wrench' in Next-Gen ACO Plans
Kevin Conroy, CFO and chief population health officer at CareMount Medical, is encouraged by CMS's decision to extend its Next...
FinanceBeaumont Health VP of Managed Care on Driving Value in the Pandemic
Ryan Catignani, vice president of managed care and accountable care services at Beaumont Health, told HealthLeaders how the pandemic has...