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More than half of U.S. hospitals aim for ACOs by 2015, execs say
Modern Healthcare

The momentum around accountable care organizations is growing, although the pace might be slower than imagined given the buzz around the emerging payment and delivery model.

Less than a quarter of providers are expected to have formed or joined an ACO by the end of 2013, even though participation quadrupled since last year, according to data from Premier’s 2013 Economic Outlook, which drew on responses from 115 C-level executives in 35 states.