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Last day to sign up for CMS’ ACO program that starts in April
Modern Healthcare

Today is the last day to submit applications for the April 1 start date of the CMS‘ Medicare Shared Savings Program, the government’s payment and delivery program for accountable care organizations. The CMS began accepting applications Dec. 1, and applicants will receive notice of their approval or denial by March 16, according to a timeline in the 21-page application (PDF). The application period for the program’s July 1 start date runs from March 1 through March 30.