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No takers for expedited ACO reviews
Modern Healthcare

Just two potential Medicare accountable care organizations so far have asked federal officials for expedited antitrust reviews through a special avenue created to make sure antitrust uncertainty didn’t create a drag on the government’s attempts to get the model off the ground. Both of those ACOs later withdrew their requests, the Federal Trade Commission and U.S. Justice Department said in a new report on their enforcement guidance.