What is an Accountable Care Organization (ACO) and What Will it do?

An accountable care organization (ACO) is a new health care delivery model envisioned by theAffordable Care Act (ACA) in which a group of doctors, hospitals and other health care providers work together to coordinate care for people enrolled in Original Medicare. Many Medicare beneficiaries have several chronic conditions and see several different doctors. As often as not, the doctors don’t […]