TITLE

ACO rule provides detail but creates regulatory burden for providers

PUB. DATE
June 2011
SOURCE
Healthcare Risk Management;Jun2011, Vol. 33 Issue 6, p61
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the Department of Health and Human Services' (HHS) proposed rule on accountable care organizations (ACOs) published by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) which requires the establishment of a Medicare Shared Savings Program (SSP) while also highlighting the regulatory risks concerning the same for the health care providers, hospitals and suppliers.
ACCESSION #
61202713

 

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