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The Calif. Pilot That Could Prove ACOs Work
California Healthline

Or at least, researchers — armed with data that attempt to quantify ACOs‘ impact — made their way to Washington, D.C., last week, drawn to a Health Affairs roundtable on payment reform. Economist Austin Frakt discussed his study, conducted with UC-Berkeley researcher Rick Mayes, on how lessons from capitation have informed ACO development.

Harvard University’s Joel Weissman presented a report that examined the design and implementation of shared savings formulas across various actual programs.