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CMS names 15 advance-payment ACOs
Modern Healthcare

Fifteen of the latest Medicare accountable care organizations will receive upfront payments to help with startup costs, the CMS announced. The 15 small ACOs  were among the 89 ACOs announced earlier this month as the most recent additions to Medicare’s experiment with the emerging payment model. Medicare accountable care offers hospitals and doctors financial incentives to meet quality targets and slow health spending.

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