Tag Archives: ACO

The CHRONIC Care Act Passes Senate, Obstacles Remain

This post outlines the key components of the CHRONIC Care Act passed by the Senate, assesses its outlook in the House, and considers what its progress may tell us about the prospect for more bipartisan action on health care in the future.

October 5, 2017

Using Travel As A Teaching Tool, And A Lever For Change

A foundation president explains how sponsoring out-of-state or even out-of-the-country trips for health care leaders can inspire new ways of thinking about care delivery back in their home state.

January 21, 2016

Pioneer ACOs: Anatomy Of A ‘Victory’

If the HHS Secretary’s goal of having 50 percent of regular Medicare’s payments come through “Alternative Payment Methodologies” by 2018 is to be met, that growth is unlikely to come from either the Pioneer ACOs or the larger Medicare Shared Savings Program.

June 18, 2015