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Blue Shield of California, CHW and Hill Physicians Create ACO for Retired California State Employees
Becker's Hospital Review

Earlier this year, Blue Shield of California, Catholic Healthcare West and San Ramon, Calif-based Hill Physicians launched what is essentially an accountable care organization to manage the care of more than 40,000 members of the California Public Employees’ Retirement System. The goal of the integrated delivery model is to keep healthcare costs flat in 2010, and it plans to do so by sharing clinical and case management information to better coordinate care.