TITLE

Test-driving an ACO

AUTHOR(S)
Evans, Melanie
PUB. DATE
September 2011
SOURCE
Modern Healthcare;9/5/2011, Vol. 41 Issue 36, p38
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the results seen by Norton Healthcare and Humana in the first year of a limited pilot project in the U.S. in 2011. It says that the test conducted by the two healthcare providers has produced more pronounced gains for some quality measures and minor savings. The author adds that medication monitoring, routine diabetes tests and cancer screening all showed improvement during the initial year of the project.
ACCESSION #
65433874

 

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