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Blue Shield, CHW, Hill Physicians collaborate to cut costs
Sacramento Business Journal

There’s a “unicorn” in Sacramento, and even the three companies that nurtured it are surprised by its promise. Weeks before the government rolls out regulations on running an “accountable care organization” under national health care reform, three groups — Blue Shield of California, Catholic Healthcare West and Hill Physicians Medical Group Inc. — have a successful 12-month pilot that possibly saved up to $20 million on health care costs.