Building an Accountable Care Organization for All the Wrong Reasons

Shulkin, David J.
August 2012
Mayo Clinic Proceedings;Aug2012, Vol. 87 Issue 8, p721
Academic Journal
The author discusses the efforts of the accountable care organizations (ACO) to save money for the health care delivery system. He mentions that ACO was started to create a health care delivery system allowing physicians, hospitals, and other health care organizations to better address the health needs of the community. To achieve its goals, ACO has shaped the building blocks, collaborated and coordinated with health care professionals.


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