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Federal Leaders Promote ACOs as Part of Health Reform
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Current and former top Medicare officials told an American’s Health Insurance Plans conference on Wednesday that new directions for healthcare payment reform could include public and private collaborations, such as Accountable Care Organizations.

“We are going to have to make some real changes to healthcare delivery, and not with short-term fixes,” said Mark McClellan, MD, director of the Engelberg Center for Healthcare Reform at the Brookings Institution.