Health Care and Life Sciences > Health Reform Resource Center > CMS Publishes ACO Proposed Rules and Waivers
07 Apr '11

Today, April 7, 2011, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) published the proposed rule on the Medicare Shared Savings Program/Accountable Care Organizations (ACOs).  In addition, CMS and the Office of Inspector General published the notice with comment period regarding waiver designs in connection with the Medicare Shared Savings Program.  Both documents are available in today’s Federal Register.

An analysis of the Medicare Shared Savings Program/ACO proposed rule can be found here and for more information on the ACO fraud and abuse waivers notice, please click here.