ACOs: Key Points In CMS’s Proposed Rule
Evidity summarizes the key points included in the CMS’s proposed rule that operationalizes the Shared Savings Program for Accountable Care Organizations (ACO).
MN Medicare Benchmarks: Baseline Information for Potential ACOs, March 2011
Publicly available data is used to develop benchmarks for MN-area providers to enable them to gauge how their organizations compare across relevant service categories.
MN Health Care Homes: Selection Bias of Early Adopters, March 2011
Early adopters of the MN healthcare home are above average in terms of healthcare quality and their use of EHRs.
Degree of EHR Use and Quality of Care Across MN-Area Clinics, August 2010
Analysis shows a greater degree of EHR utilization is associated with higher quality scores for diabetes and vascular care for MN-area healthcare clinics.