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New Medicare ACOs include first ‘Next Generation’ cohort
Modern Healthcare

The Obama administration has rolled out the newest participants in Medicare’s accountable care programs, which now include 477 organizations across four different models.

More hospitals and doctors are shifting to accountable care models that put them at risk financially for the health and outcomes of their designated populations. But despite this progress, most participating in Medicare’s payment experiment still have not yet made that full jump.