Keyword: Medicare Shared Savings Program
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%.
ACOs have saved Medicare $2.7 billion, according to an analysis commissioned by NAACOS. CMS estimates pegged savings at $1.6 billion.
An expert task force has recommended that clinicians screen all women of reproductive age for intimate partner violence and more practice news.