Category Archives: Healthcare Reform

Is Value Based Care a Tortoise or a Hare?

Recently, my son has been listening to an adaptation of the classic story the tortoise and the hare. For those who may not remember the story, or have not listened to/read it recently, it is the parable for slow and … Continue reading

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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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