Accountable Care Organizations (ACOs) (part 1)

Featured Expert: Ryan Champlin, vice president, Cook Children’s Health Services, Inc.

Is Joining an ACO in Your Future?

Accountable Care Organizations (ACOs) are gaining prominence in healthcare, but can the ACO methodology translate to a small independent practice? Mr. Champlin explores this question and more, including:

  • The cultural and organizational considerations needed for an ACO to succeed
  • How primary care physicians fit into the mix, and
  • Alternatives to ACOs for small practices that want to move to value-based care within their own organization