ACO Growth Slows: Here's Why
According to a Health Affairs blog written by David Muhlestein from Leavitt Partners, after CMS announced 106 new Medicare accountable care organizations in January, only 35 new commercial ACOs have been announced.
This represents a slowdown in ACO growth after the model exploded from a few dozen ACOs at the end of 2010 to roughly 500 after September 2013.
Read the full report on Becker's Hospital Review.
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