Premier Medicare ACOs Outperform Peers in Cost, Quality By 2:1 Last Updated: November 17, 2016
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RevCycle Intelligence: Medicare accountable care organizations (ACOs) that are part of Premier Inc.’s Population Health Management Collaborative (PHMC) outperformed other Medicare Shared Savings Program (MSSP) and Pioneer ACOs in earning shared savings and improving care quality by almost two to one, Premier recently announced. Premier researchers found that Medicare could have saved nearly $1.36 billion in 2015, about three times more than the $466 million actually saved, if all other Medicare ACOs achieved similar cost and quality performance scores as Premier’s Medicare ACOs.

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