Category Archives: ACO

Has the Stark Law Outlived Its Usefulness?

With healthcare gradually (or rapidly) moving from a fee for service (“FFS”) world to a value-based care world, questions about the laws and regulations governing relationships within healthcare are increasing. The predominant current regulatory framework, exemplified by the Stark Law and … Continue reading

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Next Generation ACO: A Friendlier, Improved ACO?

The Department of Health and Human Services (“HHS”) announced a new accountable care organization (“ACO”) program, the “Next Generation ACO,” on March 10, 2015.  The Next Generation ACO is billed as an advancement and improvement from the previous Pioneer ACO … Continue reading

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