TITLE

managing the risks of accountable care

AUTHOR(S)
Reynolds, Max
PUB. DATE
July 2011
SOURCE
hfm (Healthcare Financial Management);Jul2011, Vol. 65 Issue 7, p48
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses how to manage risks associated with Medicare's Shared Savings Program in the U.S. It notes that hospitals and healthcare providers should assess carefully the risks of participating the program. It claims that the program will likely to exceed the benefits if it unfolds entirely along those outlined in the proposed rule of the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS). Elements adopted from the Physician Group Practice (PGP) Demonstration are also mentioned.
ACCESSION #
62799610

 

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