CMS releases final rule on MSSP ACOs

Those in one-sided model to continue sharing 50 percent

The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid late Thursday released its final rule on the Medicare Shared Savings Program (MSSP) in an effort to encourage more participation of accountable care organizations (ACOs) in risk-based models.

The final rule simplifies rules for ACOs and reduces administrative burdens but also takes into account concerns that industry experts had about the proposed rule, and made additional changes to ensure the program survives.

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