Premier Accountable Care Organizations Improved Quality in 2015 Last Updated: November 18, 2016
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HealthPayer Intelligence: New results from the Premier Inc. Population Health Management Collaborative (PHMC) show that accountable care organizations (ACOs) within the collaborative improved quality and cost reduction in 2015 better than other ACOs operating through Medicare, according to a company press release. The study compared the results from the Medicare Shared Savings Program (MSSP) to that of the Premier Population Health Management Collaborative. Approximately 30 percent of MSSP accountable care organizations and Pioneer ACOs have qualified for shared savings while half of Population Health Management accountable care organizations have been deemed eligible for shared savings for a second year.

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