By Gregg A. Masters, MPH
Industry watchers have to be impressed by the announcement from CMS today that effectively doubles the ACO count from prior reported totals.
Is it just me, or can you can sense the subtle shift in market sentiment from skepticism to loss of first mover opportunity in one’s market.
For the list of newly anointed ACO’s with a start date of January 1, 2013, click here.
We’ll digest the details and un-bundle its significance for you shortly. i.e., ‘Columbus gets its first Obamacare Accountable Care Organization’ market by market, and model by model.
Take note: the filing application deadline for January 2014 go live date is Summer 2013! Get those apps in process!