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ACO regs enter final review stages
Modern Healthcare

The final regulations to implement the accountable care organization provisions of the 2010 healthcare reform law have entered one of their last steps, according to an online notice. The Office of Management and Budget began its review of the final rule for the ACO program, also known as the Medicare Shared Savings Program, on Oct. 5. Such OMB reviews are usually the last or one of the last steps that regulations take before they are publicly issued.