ACO Accountable care organizations
- September 04, 2019
Establishing a value-based care environment requires institutional readiness and oftentimes changing an organization's mindset on how it delivers care.
- February 02, 2017
As congressional Republicans push ACA repeal, accountable care organizations appear safe because of bipartisan support for value-based care and reimbursement.
- November 10, 2016
What will the future of health IT be under the new Trump administration? Health IT experts offer up predictions and reassurances for the future.
- October 18, 2016
The MACRA final rule eases ways for doctors to measure patient care data for Medicare reimbursement; meanwhile, ONC focused its authority on patient safety in health IT systems.
- January 19, 2016
American patients eager for proof that healthcare providers are invested in treating their conditions as thoroughly and accurately as possible should be encouraged by a recent announcement from the ...
- November 19, 2015
A panel of experts seemed to agree: Healthcare big data is not quite there yet. But when it becomes a reality -- especially in the clinical setting -- it will bring value.
- October 07, 2015
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts announced that four physician and hospital organizations signed a contract to implement the insurance company's new value-based care model.
- September 28, 2015
As population health models force healthcare organizations to take on more financial risk, the industry will lean on data analysis to mitigate the perils.
- September 09, 2015
The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services tracks the yearly progress of Pioneer ACOs, and had good news to report from 2014.
- January 28, 2015
A proposed rule that adds to the Medicare Shared Savings Program and offers direction to accountable care organizations is open to public comment.
- October 23, 2014
Connected Health Symposium 2014 puts a spotlight on mHealth technology, how it can drive new healthcare reimbursement models and patient engagement.
- May 22, 2014
Tales from the cutting edge of accountable care recount the difficulty of integrating health data analytics to improve care coordination for ACOs.
- April 23, 2014
North Carolina Governor Pat McCrory proposed state Medicaid reform that fines providers for not participating in an accountable care organization.
- June 10, 2013
Tom Doerr, director of innovation research at Lumeris, discusses how ACO data analytics will lead to new payment models.
- May 09, 2013
If ACOs want to delay elderly patients' entry into nursing homes, next-generation personal emergency response systems could hold the key.