NOTE TO EDITOR: Partners For Kids at Nationwide Children’s Hospital is included in this list.
CHICAGO (September 1, 2016, 10 a.m. CST) — Becker's Hospital Review is pleased to release the 2016 edition of its list of 100 ACOs to Know, featuring standout accountable care organizations from around the country.
The organizations named to this list stand out for their excellence in quality, achievements in driving down cost and ability to grow and take on risk.
Becker's Hospital Review has published a version of this list annually since 2012.
The Becker's Hospital Review editorial team selected hospitals for inclusion based on quality and cost performance, participation in CMS' Next Generation Model, the Pioneer Model, advanced tracks of the Medicare Shared Savings Program and number of recently formed commercial contracts.
The full list features individual profiles of all included ACOs.
The full list can be read here: http://bit.ly/2b1KoeZ
Note: This list is not an endorsement of included hospitals, health systems or associated healthcare providers, and organizations cannot pay for inclusion on this list. Organizations are presented in alphabetical order.
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