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Study: Successful ACO prioritizes care coordination, analytics

ACC CV Quality SmartBrief | Jun 28, 2016

An American Journal of Accountable Care study of a Medicare Shared Savings Program ACO in New Jersey that received shared savings for two successive years linked that ACO's success to better coordination of care, use of patient-centered care, accounting for market differences and big data analytics. In its first year, the Hackensack Alliance ACO saved more than $10 million in total and netted $5.2 million in shared savings. RevCycle Intelligence (06/23)


Performance, Quality Measures Updated For Treating AFib

ACC CV Quality SmartBrief | Jun 30, 2016

Tracking and treating "super-utilizers" reins in runaway costs

ACC CV Quality SmartBrief | Jun 28, 2016

Quality measures too narrowly focused for palliative care, physician says

ACC CV Quality SmartBrief | Jun 30, 2016

Hospitalist trend increasing among specialists, report says

ACC CV Quality SmartBrief | Jun 28, 2016

Hospitals use geriatric EDs to improve care for elderly patients

ACC CV Quality SmartBrief | Jun 30, 2016

EHR use leads to burnout, job dissatisfaction among physicians, study finds

ACC CV Quality SmartBrief | Jun 30, 2016

ACC Approved as Official Provider of AUC For Advanced Diagnostic Imaging

ACC CV Quality SmartBrief | Jun 28, 2016

ACC Submits Comments to CMS on Proposed MACRA Structure

ACC CV Quality SmartBrief | Jun 30, 2016

Medical groups call for CMS to delay MACRA payment system

ACC CV Quality SmartBrief | Jun 30, 2016


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A Growing Body of Evidence for Pediatric and Adult CHD Patients

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