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Health groups get ready for reform
San Francisco Business Times

Major Bay Area health care players, from giants like Kaiser Permanente and Sutter Health to big doctor groups like Hill Physicians and Brown & Toland, are gearing up to become accountable care organizations, a key element of President Obama’s health reform package. Others include Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield of California. All are gearing up to become ACOs or to partner with others to do so to take advantage of Medicare revenue opportunities they provide.