Atlantic Health, UHC to launch ACO

Fitzgerald, Beth
April 2014
njbiz;4/21/2014, Vol. 27 Issue 16, p4
The article reports on the Accountable Care Organization (ACO) partnership and UnitedHealthcare in April 2014 to provide coordinated health care in New Jersey.


Related Articles

  • Holy Name running tests on possible merger. FITZGERALD, BETH // njbiz;6/3/2013, p1 

    The article discusses merger possibilities considered by Holy Name Medical Center in Teaneck, New Jersey. According to Chief Executive Officer Michael Maron, if the hospital cannot stay independent then a merger with a local partner would build on the hospital's strong patient relationships....

  • Horizon ACO to focus on South Jersey patients. Caliendo, Melinda // njbiz;10/15/2012, p2 

    The article reports on the move by Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey to establish an accountable-care organization (ACO) in South Jersey that will manage care for over 1,500 Medicare Advantage patients who go to physicians in the AtlantiCare system.

  • Helping People Live Healthier Lives.  // njbiz;2/4/2013, p28 

    The article explores the state of healthcare in New Jersey, which according to the 2012 America's Health Rankings was the eighth healthiest state in the U.S. UnitedHealthcare is sharing the state's health goals like how its Communications Resource Center (CRC) offers employers the ability to...

  • New health care model pays off. GOLDEN, JOHN // Westchester County Business Journal;12/2/2013, Vol. 49 Issue 48, p1 

    The article reports on the approximate $2 million saved by Westmed Medical Group and United Healthcare Services on patient's health insurance claims during their first year of partnership in an Accountable Care Organization (ACO). Westmed and United Healthcare included about 13,000 residents in...

  • THE ACO SQUEEZE. PACKER-TURSMAN, JUDY // Managed Healthcare Executive;Aug2014, Vol. 24 Issue 8, p28 

    The article focuses on the growth of accountable care organizations (ACO) in the U.S. healthcare industry where hospitals and physicians work in a collaboration to provide quality care to patients. Topics discussed include the goals of ACO models, two-sided risk in ACO ventures and challenges...

  • WESTMED Medical Group Launches Accountable Care Organization (ACO) in Collaboration with UnitedHealthcare and Optum.  // Biomedical Market Newsletter;3/28/2012, Vol. 21, p1 

    The article informs that WESTMED Medical Group in collaboration with UnitedHealthcare Services Inc. and its Optum businesses will launch an accountable care organization (ACO) in Westchester County, New York. It further informs that the physicians will be recruited on the basis of quality health...

  • United States : Centura Health, Colorado Health Neighborhoods and UnitedHealthcare Collaborate to Improve Patient Care Management in Colorado.  // TendersInfo News;8/8/2014, p1 

    The article reports on the collaboration of Colorado Health Neighborhoods, Centura Health nonprofit organization and insurance company UnitedHealthcare to improve the management of patient care in Colorado. Topics discussed include the aim to improve the quality of service and reduce the cost,...

  • Horizon, others adjusting biz model. FITZGERALD, BETH // njbiz;4/21/2014, Vol. 27 Issue 16, p1 

    The article focuses on the transformative move being made by health insurers in New Jersey in the way they support the delivery of health care. Topics discussed include the plan by Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield to have its members in Accountable Care Organizations (ACOs) or Patient-Centered...

  • Consolidation begins. Evans, Melanie // Modern Healthcare;10/7/2013, Vol. 43 Issue 40, p20 

    The article offers information on the merger deal between Continuum Health Partners Inc. and Mount Sinai Medical Center Inc. for consolidating the operations of two of New York City's largest hospitals.


Read the Article


Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics