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Some Value-Based Models Ready to Scale, Says CMS
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Touting encouraging progress toward improving quality and lowering healthcare costs, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services’ chief medical officer attributed a 2% decline in admissions and emergency department visits to the agency’s increased support for primary care providers in recent years.

But skeptics persist, Patrick Conway, MD, told an audience attending the National Quality Forum’s annual conference in Washington, D.C.