CHA News Article

Apply for Advance Pay ACO Model

The Center for Medicare & Medicaid Innovation announced today that it is accepting new applications for its Advance Pay Accountable Care Organization model under its Shared Savings Program. Selected participants will get upfront and monthly funding to help pay for staff and new computerized systems to use to coordinate care. The program begins Jan. 1, 2013. For more information, visit www.innovation.cms.gov/initiatives/ACO/Advance-Payment/index.html.

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