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Tag: ACOs

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Medicaid: The backbone of U.S. health care

January 13th, 2020 / By L. Gordon Moore, MD

Medicaid spending accounts for about three percent of annual U.S. GDP and more than 20 percent of most state budgets. With a ten-year run of a strong economy, we may […]

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Pathways to Success for Medicare ACOs: Balancing risk and reward

August 23rd, 2019 / By Gretchen Mills

In 2011 the first 32 Medicare ACOs were announced under the CMS Pioneer ACO program. Since then, CMS has made multiple modifications to the program. Initially, most organizations chose to […]

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Ten years after “The Cost Conundrum” – How much has changed?

May 3rd, 2019 / By Steve Delaronde

McAllen, Texas is a border town in the Rio Grande Valley with a metro population of 839,000. On May 25, 2009, Atul Gawande published The Cost Conundrum in which he […]

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Podcast Episode Transcript: Good intentions and unintended consequences: A look at healthcare policy

With L. Gordon Moore, MD

Gordon Moore: Welcome to the 3M Inside Angle podcast. This is Gordon Moore, your host, and today I am speaking with Harold D. Miller. He’s the president and CEO of […]

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Video: How to run a successful accountable care organization (ACO)

With Herb Fillmore

Listen to Stephen Rosenthal, COO at Montefiore Health System and Herb Fillmore, Senior Director, Market Development, Populations and Payment Solutions at 3M HIS, discuss how to run a successful accountable […]

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Healthcare predictions in a time of uncertainty

January 18th, 2017 / By Kristine Daynes

We all know the Trump administration’s commitment to repeal and replace key components of the Affordable Care Act. What we don’t know is what that will look like or how […]

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One more year and five lessons learned from the MSSP ACOs

September 9th, 2016 / By Kristine Daynes

CMS recently announced the 2015 financial and quality results for nearly 400 Medicare ACOs. My 3M colleagues and I were eager to sift through the data for insights to help […]

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Four Things Providers Need Before They Can Embrace Value-Based Payment

September 5th, 2014 / By Steve Delaronde

The concept that payment for health care should be based on quality and clinically meaningful outcomes is not new, but the current breadth, variety and rapid adoption of value-based models […]

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System-wide Population Health Management: Bold Results Call for Bold Action

July 25th, 2014 / By L. Gordon Moore, MD

I have the opportunity to travel around the country, interacting with health plans and provider systems as they work out new payment models and new systems of care delivery, and […]

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HIM Leaders Rise to the Challenge of Transitioning to Accountable Care

August 23rd, 2013 / By Ann Chenoweth, MBA, RHIA, FAHIMA

The transition to accountable care impacts executives throughout the entire healthcare industry. HIM leaders are no exception. Earlier this week, 3M hosted a Summit of corporate-level HIM Vice Presidents and […]

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Applying Activity-Based Costing to Accountable Care

August 2nd, 2013 / By Kristine Daynes

Two weeks ago, CMS announced first-year results of the Pioneer ACOs, including the names of nine organizations that are leaving the program. The announcement culminated months of discussion about downside […]

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Ten Questions HIM Leaders Should Ask about Accountable Care

June 12th, 2013 / By Kristine Daynes

By Kristine Daynes and guest blogger Lisa Lyons, RN, Product Marketing Manager with 3M Health Information Systems The media is flooded with discussions about the demands of accountable care on […]