TITLE

Consultant: ACOs will march in time with the CE drumbeat

AUTHOR(S)
McCARTY, MARK
PUB. DATE
November 2010
SOURCE
Medical Device Daily;11/10/2010, Vol. 14 Issue 219, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article examines the structural changes to healthcare delivery included in the 2010 healthcare reform legislation in the U.S., as discussed at the Medical Device Manufacturers Association's (MDMA) 2010 reimbursement seminar. According to Randel Richner, president of Neocure Bioeconomic Strategies, emphasis has now been placed on standards of evidence. He added that the development of accountable care organizations (ACOs) is encouraged by bundled payments.
ACCESSION #
55233152

 

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