Keyword: Medicare Shared Savings Program
CMS extended a deadline for ACOs to notify beneficiaries about their ACO status to Oct. 1 after complaints from the industry.
Some ACO groups are worried fewer new participants in the program could be the start of a worrisome trend.
CMS has issued a new report that offers a look at how physicians fared in the first year of its Quality Payment Program.
A new report highlights common traits of ACOs that have successfully taken on greater risk.
Farzad Mostashari, M.D., runs Aledade, the company he co-founded in 2014 to help independent physician practices transition to value-based models.
Big-name healthcare organizations are asking CMS to push back the application deadline for its new accountable care organizations.
Big-name healthcare organizations say the change would allow interested providers more time to account for complex changes.
Applicants for CMS' new Pathways to Success ACO model should expect to face a shorter path to increased financial risk, according to a new report.
CMS is making it easier for accountable care organizations that accept downside risk to obtain waivers for the nursing home "three-day rule."
CMS finalized changes to shorten the time ACOs can stay in one-sided risk models and dropped shared savings to 40%.