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  1. ACOs Face Interoperability Barriers

    According to a new report, a lack of out-of-network interoperability is the biggest obstacle facing ACOs today. By Katie Wike, contributing writer

  2. Population Health Cuts Anthem ACO Costs By Nearly $8 Million

    Anthem’s program provides doctors with additional payments if they lower the cost of patients’ care. By Christine Kern, contributing writer

  3. ACOs Don’t Limit Use Of Cardiovascular Care

    ACOs do not capitalize on savings opportunities, according to latest study. By Christine Kern, contributing writer

  4. Obamacare Signups Pass 11 Million Mark

    In a video posted on Facebook, the White House announced that 11.4 million individuals had either signed up or re-enrolled for healthcare via the exchanges. But that number was accompanied by a number of caveats. “The Affordable Care Act is working,” President Obama stated in the video. “It’s working a little better than we anticipated. Certainly, I think, working a lot better than many of the critics talked about early on.” By Christine Kern, contributing writer

  5. IEEEs Top 10 Technology Trends for 2015

    Wearables, 3D printing, and SDx are among the trending technology predicted to flourish in 2015. By Christine Kern, contributing writer

  6. State Of The Union Address Stresses ACA Is Key To Economic Recovery

    Calling the ACA ‘part of the fabric of middle-class recovery,’ Obama promises to veto changes to law. By Christine Kern, contributing writer

  7. National Rural Accountable Care Consortium Adds 5 ACOs

    There are now 30 rural health systems participating in six ACOs across nine U.S. states. By Christine Kern, contributing writer

  8. ACO Implements Care Coordination Medical Records

    Northern Ohio Medical Specialists will utilize the eClinicalWorks system for population health management. By Julia Ernst, MS, contributing writer

  9. Provider Perspectives On The Future Of Healthcare

    A study reveals there are gaps in healthcare outlooks between providers and patients. By Christine Kern, contributing writer

  10. CMS Proposing Rule To Improve ACOs

    New rule reflects focus on primary care and improved incentives for participation, quality, and efficiency. By Christine Kern, contributing writer