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Accountable Care

The State of ACOs

February 8th, 2019

The article focuses on what ACOs need in order to be successful as well as pros and cons primary care providers need to consider regarding ACO participation.

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Leavitt Partners Selected to Participate in the Massachusetts Delivery System Reform Incentive Payment Technical Assistance Marketplace

September 21st, 2018

Salt Lake City, September 21, 2018 –Today, Leavitt Partners announced that the firm has been selected to participate in the Massachusetts Delivery System Reform Incentive Payment (DSRIP) Technical Assistance (TA) Program and TA Marketplace. The TA Marketplace is part of a broader initiative of  MassHealth, the Commonwealth of Massachusetts’ Medicaid and Children’s Health Insurance Program, […]

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Defining High-Value Behavioral Health Providers for ACO Partnerships

May 16th, 2016

This brief offers recommendations for evaluating behavioral health providers. ACOs assessing these providers should be less selective.

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Defining High-Value Post-Acute Care Providers for ACO Partnerships

May 16th, 2016

This brief describes the characteristics of high-value post-acute care providers, an industry segment that is becoming increasingly important to ACOs.

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Defining High-Value Pharmacists for ACO Partnerships

May 16th, 2016

This brief discusses the characteristics of high-value pharmacy providers. Opportunities for retail and clinical pharmacists for ACOs.

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Defining High-Value Specialists for ACO Partnerships

May 16th, 2016

This brief includes guidance for evaluating specialist partners.

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Defining High-Value Hospitals for ACO Partnerships

May 16th, 2016

This brief describes the characteristics of high-value hospitals, a crucial partner in accountable care, and one that requires careful qualitative assessment.

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Defining High-Value Primary Care Providers for ACO Partnerships

May 16th, 2016

This brief offers recommendations for assessing primary care providers.

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