The ABCs of ACOs

Ringler, Jennifer
September 2011
Pharmaceutical Representative;Sep2011, Vol. 41 Issue 9, p14
The article offers information on the accountable care organizations (ACOs) in the pharmaceutical industry of the U.S. It mentions the ACOs aims to control the wastefulness and inefficiencies in healthcare spending and will offer the industry with physicians that will focus on reducing cost and improving patient-centered outcomes (PCOs). It also notes that ACO's creation is a change in the way healthcare will be delivered to patients.


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