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Anthem, HealthCare Partners ACO Saves $4.7 Million
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Anthem Blue Cross and HealthCare Partners Medical Group have announced that their ACO generated an estimated $4.7 million in savings in the first six months of 2013 by shortening hospital stays and reducing the incidence of ED visits among participants.

The ACO involves more than 52,000 Anthem PPO patients in Southern California cared for by HealthCare Partners, a medical group with more than 6,300 primary care physicians and specialists.