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Call Yourself an ACO? Prove It
Health Leaders Media

Healthcare providers that boast they’re accountable care organizations may now have their services vetted by the National Committee for Quality Assurance, which on Monday announced a three-tiered accreditation program to verify and score those claims.

“There’s lots of organizations who are going to call themselves an ACO,” Raena Grant Akin-Deko, the NCQA’s Assistant Vice President for Product Development tells HealthLeaders Media.