Why Healthcare Costs Rise Faster Than General Inflation Part 4

from THCB at http://bit.ly/1LK8IIe on February 26, 2016 at 05:33PM


By DAVID TOOMEY AND TOM EMERICK Over the last few years, the latest buzz in the healthcare industry has been Accountable Care Organizations (ACOs), and the next wave will be the promotion of “value-based contracting”. These are similar approaches, different words. Generally, an ACO is formed around a physician group or a hospital linked to