Visit the Healthcare Industry Pipeline at www.hin.com - Download White Papers and Case Studies, Register for Webcasts!
Search Healthcare
Business at HIN:

Members Only
Click here for
subscriber access,
key word searches or
to download articles
of interest.

Audio Conferences

Bookstore
A complete selection of health management resources for healthcare executives. Your one-stop shop for the leading publications you need! Click here to browse our categories or conduct key word searches to find the products that best meets your needs!

HIPAA Desktop

Link your company's Web site or Intranet to HIN

Career Center
The Healthcare Intelligence Network Career Center brings together qualified healthcare management professionals seeking new career opportunities and healthcare organizations that are seeking to fill health management positions within their companies.

Earn gift certificates by referring your colleagues to the Healthcare Intelligence Network!

Accountable Care Organizations in 2017:
ACO Adoption Doubles in Four Years As Shared Savings Gain Favor

White Paper Abstract: Accountable care organization (ACO) adoption has more than doubled in four years, from 34 to 71 percent, according to 2017 ACO metrics from the Healthcare Intelligence Network. Over that same period, the percentage of ACOs using a shared savings model for provider reimbursement rose from 22 to 33 percent.

Of available ACO initiatives, the Medicare Shared Savings Program (MSSP) remains the favorite, with MSSP participation hovering at around 66 percent, a metric unchanged since HIN's 2013 ACO snapshot. Looking ahead to 2018 ACO models, 24 percent will participate in the Medicare ACO Track 1+ Model, a payment design that incorporates more limited downside risk.

In other trends identified by the May 2017 Accountable Care Organization survey, HIN’s fourth comprehensive ACO assessment, ACO administration has shifted from physician-hospital organizations in recent years to integrated delivery systems (IDS). More than one-quarter—27 percent—of 2017 respondents report that an IDS helms their ACO.

Download this HINtelligence report for more data on ACO covered lives, ACO challenges and measures of ACO success.

Customized reports, including benchmark results by industry sector, are available upon request.

Please fill out the registration form below to receive an executive summary of this year's survey results. The link to download the survey results will be sent to the email address indicated. [Note: Incomplete and invalid forms will not be processed.]

Subscribe to the Free ‘HIN Weekly Update’ e-Newsletter and receive the latest trends, news and analysis in healthcare.
Email:
View sample issue
We value your privacy! Your name will not be rented to anyone.

See what others are saying about HIN



© Copyright 2017 Healthcare Intelligence Network
E-mail:info@hin.com Call toll-free (888) 446-3530