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HSC follows healthcare reform initiatives around the country. Today, I want to highlight some major changes happening in Virginia as a result of the recently awarded State Innovation Model Grant. A core strategy of Virginia’s SIM grant is the formation of what are called Accountable Care Communities, or ACCs. Now, ACC is a relatively new
By now, we all know that new accountable care delivery models requiring providers to work together across the continuum of care have the potential to create better care and outcomes for patients at lower costs. But did you know that adding multiple pla…
Track1, One-Sided Risk Model pre-2015 Final Rule Track 1, One-Sided Risk Model under 2015 Final Rule Track 2, Two-Sided Risk Model pre-2015 Final Rule Track 2, Two-Sided Risk Model under 2015 Final Rule Track 3, New Two-Sided Risk Model under 2015 Final Rule Next Generation ACO (NGACO) Assuming Risk First agreement period under one-sided model.
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The Center for Medicare and Medicaid Services (“CMS”) released the long-awaited Final Rule for the Medicare Shared Savings Program (“MSSP”) on June 4, 2015. The Final Rule made changes to the MSSP aimed at improving the Program in a number of ways to encourage current Accountable Care Organizations (“ACOs”) to remain in the Program and
CMS announced its new “Next Generation ACO Model” this week on March 10th , with the Department of Health and Human Services touting the initiative as an important part of its efforts to tie an increasing number of Medicare payments to value-based arrangements. What are the key components of the Next Generation ACO Model and
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HSC expert Carson Porter interviews John Chessare, M.D., the President and CEO of GBMC HealthCare System in Baltimore. Under Dr. Chessare’s leadership, GBMC is at the forefront of patient-centered care, incorporating Patient-Centered Medical Homes and one of the first MSSP-certified ACOs in Maryland into its delivery system. Presented by Healthcare Solutions Connection.
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Craig Behm, Executive Director of MedChi Network Services, is our next guest on Let’s Talk Accountable Care. Craig talks with Carson Porter about his experiences in starting three ACOs in rural Maryland under the Advance Payment model.
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