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Winning At Risk: A Medicare Shared Savings Playbook

Published By: athenahealth
athenahealth
Published:  Oct 07, 2015
Length:  12 pages

Accountable care organizations (ACOs) present a significant opportunity to reduce health care expenditures and ensure quality care. However, successfully managing the transition to accountable care is one of the most difficult challenges facing health organizations today. The key is to focus on the risk contract and approach population health management in a staged, incremental way.

This whitepaper is a step-by-step “playbook” based on athenahealth's work with clients who have seen success and shared in savings through the Medicare Shared Savings Program (MSSP).



Tagsmedicare shared savings, mssp, medicare, accountable care organizations, healthcare expenditures, population health management