TITLE

Sour note on ACOs: AMGA endorsed concept, but hates proposed regs

AUTHOR(S)
Robeznieks, Andis; Evans, Melanie
PUB. DATE
May 2011
SOURCE
Modern Healthcare;5/16/2011, Vol. 41 Issue 20, p14
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the opposition of the American Medical Group Association to the proposed Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) regulations for accountable care organizations (ACOs). Association president Donald Fisher threatened that the association may turn its focus on the private sector should the CMS fail to address its concerns. Participants of the Physician Group Practice Demonstration also expressed their opposition to the draft regulations.
ACCESSION #
60778110

 

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