NAACOS In the News 2023

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Provider groups warn proposed Medicare payment cuts will pinch docs, hamper access to care
September 12
Fierce Healthcare 

NAACOS: Medicare Payment Incentives Favor Clinicians in Fee-For-Service
September 8
RevCycle Intelligence 

MSSP ACOs Saved $1.8M in 2022, Report Sixth Consecutive Year of Savings
September 3
AJMC

ACOs Save Medicare Nearly $2 Billion
August 25
POLITICO Pulse 

Medicare ACOs saved billions last year
August 25
Medical Economics 

Shared Savings ACOs saved Medicare $1.8B in 2022
August 25
Healthcare Dive 

Medicare Shared Savings saved Medicare $1.8 billion in 2022
August 25
Healthcare Finance 

Shared Savings ACOs cut spending $1.8B in 2022
August 24
Modern Healthcare 

Medicare Shared Savings Program ACOs Saved $1.8B in 2022, CMS Reports
August 24
RevCycle Intelligence 

ACOs delivered bigger 2022 savings than in 2021: CMS
August 24
Fierce Healthcare 

CMS Announces MSSP Savings from 2022
August 24
Healthcare Innovation

CMS Announces Updates to ACO REACH for 2024
August 18
AJMC

CMS tries luring providers to revamped Medicare ACOs
August 17
Modern Healthcare 

How CMS’s Updates to ACO REACH Model Affect Participating Providers
August 16
Health Leaders 

CMS Updates ACO REACH Model for 2024 to Improve Health Equity
August 16
RevCycle Intelligence 

CMS unveils new changes to ACO REACH model
August 15
Fierce Health 

CMS: ACO REACH Will Change in 2024
August 15
Hospice News 

ACO Reach now includes financial protections from midyear benchmark changes 
August 15
Healthcare Finance 

CMS updates ACO Reach: 5 things to know
August 15
Becker’s

CMS tweaks ACO REACH to stabilize model
August 15
Healthcare Dive 

CMS unveils ACO REACH makeover
August 14
Modern Healthcare

Vermont All-Payer ACO Successfully Drove Down Costs, Acute Care Over 4 Years
August 11
AJMC

LaHood, Wenstrup, Bucshon propose bipartisan Value in Health Care Act
August 1
The Ripon Advance 

AHIP, AMA, NAACOS Share Best Practices for Value-Based Care
July 31
RevCycleIntellegince

Value in Health Care Act of 2023 Introduced to Congress to Reinforce Value-Based Care
July 29, 2023
Managed Healthcare Executive 

Seventeen Leading Healthcare Stakeholders Back Bipartisan Value in Health Care Act
July 29, 2023
Express Healthcare Management 

Lawmakers introduce bill incentivizing value-based care in Medicare
July 28, 2023
Becker’s

Value-based care could get boost by new bill in Washington
July 27
Medical Economics 

Mayor Stakeholder Groups Convene on Value-Based Best Practices
July 26
Health Leaders

AHIP, AMA, NAACOS partner to address 5 data challenges in value-based care
July 26
Becker’s 

NAACOS: Medicare Shared Savings Program Needs Full-Risk Option
July 26
RevCycleIntellegince

AMA, AHIP, NAACOS Release Playbook on Data Sharing Best Practices for Value-Based Care
July 26
AJMC 

AHIP, AMA, NAACOs team on playbook for value-based care
July 26
Fierce Healthcare 

AHIP, NAACOS, AMA Publish Data-Sharing Best Practices Playbook
July 25
Healthcare Innovation

Health care groups announce best practices for data sharing in value-based care
July 25, 2023
Medical Economics 

AMA, AHIP, NAACOS issue value-based care data-sharing guidelines
July 25
Modern Healthcare

Applications Open Next Month for a New Medicare Primary Care-Focused Payment Model
July 19
MedPage Today 

Inside CMS' new MPFS and OPPS proposed rules
July 17
The Advisory Board

Proposed cuts to Medicare physician payments spark calls for overhaul
July 14
Modern Healthcare 

Physician groups mostly unhappy with proposed Medicare Fee Schedule
July 14
Medical Economics 

CMS’ Proposed Medicare Physician Fee Schedule Provokes Strong Reactions
July 14
Healthcare Innovation

CMS Proposes Nearly 3.4% Cut in Medicare Physician Fees for 2024
July 14
MedPage Today 

CMS Proposes Payment Cuts in CY24 Medicare Physician Fee Schedule
July 14
RevCycle Intelligence 

CMS proposes payment cuts in physician fee schedule, and docs are crying foul
July 13
Fierce Healthcare 

Former NAACOS Board Chair Tom Kloos named “145 physician leaders to know” list by Becker's
July 12
Becker’s

NAACOS Names 2023 Leaders in Quality Excellence Award Winners
June 28
AJMC 

New payment models test ability to identify underserved communities
June 28
Modern Healthcare

MACRA Gets Mixed Reviews at House Hearing
June 22
MedPage Today 

MACRA gets checkup from Dr. Congress
June 22
Medical Economics 

Providers, CMS pin hopes on revised Medicare Shared Savings Program ACOs
June 16
Modern Healthcare

Study: Hospital Spends $5M Per Year on Quality Reporting
June 13
RevCycle Intelligence 

CMS announces new decade-long primary care payment experiment
June 9
Axios 

CMS launches new pilot program to test out value-based primary care in 8 states
June 9
Fierce Healthcare 

Physician groups praise new Medicare primary care payment model, but ACOs have questions
June 9
Medical Economics 

CMS Announces New MCP Model for Primary Care Coordination
June 9
Healthcare Innovation 

CMS Primary Care Model Provides Value-Based Path for Practices
June 9
RevCycle Intelligence 

CMS launches primary care pilot to expand value-based care
June 9
Healthcare Dive 

CMS is testing new primary care model
June 8
Healthcare Finance 

CMS Plans to Test New Primary Care Model in 8 States
June 8
HealthLeaders Media 

ACO sign-ups for 2024 are underway. Policy changes have helped, but more work is needed, experts say
June 8
Fierce Healthcare

Docs, hospitals want more Medicare risk options
May 31
POLITICO

The Keys to CentraCare’s Success as a Medicaid ACO
May 9
Healthcare Innovation

CMS Official Sees Rosy Future for ACOs
May 8
MedPage Today

Want to Make Your ACO a High Performer? Here Are the Keys
May 5
MedPage Today

At Spring Conference, NAACOS Quality Award Winners Share Keys to Innovation
May 4
Healthcare Innovation

NAACOS Offers Guidance for Hybrid Primary Care Payment Model in MSSP
April 14
RevCycle Intelligence 

Healthcare groups ask CMS to create hybrid primary care payment option
March 28
Health Exec

Healthcare Orgs Push for Hybrid Primary Care Payment Option in MSSP
March 27
RevCycle Intelligence 

Providers want CMS to create new payment methods to boost primary care
March 26
Fierce Healthcare

NAACOS, AMA Push for Long-Term Value-Based Care Efforts
February 24
RevCycle Intelligence

In federal ACO programs, advocates see signs of slow but steady progress
February 23
HFMA

Calling on Congress: Lawmakers urged to support a transition to value-based care
February 17
BenefitsPRO 

Physicians groups to Congress: Do more to help with payment reform
February 14
Medical Economics

Home-Based Care Wins Included In The $1.66T Omnibus Spending Bill
January 30
Home Health Care News

Outlook Bright for CMS ACO Programs, Says Signify’s Gronniger
January 20
Managed Healthcare Executive

Providers seek more incentives in ACO REACH to target highly underserved areas
January 18
Fierce Healthcare 

New ACOs Push CMS Closer to Accountable Care Goals
January 18
RevCycle Intelligence 

CMS releases three initiatives to grow Medicare ACO participation
January 18
Healthcare Finance 

CMS Touts Participation in ACO Models for 2023
January 18
AJMC 

ACO REACH expanding in 2023
January 18
Becker’s Payer Issues 

CMS: More providers serving as ACOs in 2023 amid new reforms and scrutiny
January 17
Fierce Healthcare 

REACH ACOs Expand in 2023, Most Offer 3-Day Stay Waiver for Skilled Nursing Care
January 17
Skilled Nursing News 

Medicare ACO participation increases in 2023
January 17
Medical Economics 

A Dip in MSSP ACO Numbers, But Up Is the Direction in ACO Reach, CMS Announces
January 17
Managed Healthcare Executive

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