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News spotlight: 13 ACO buzzwords: Do you know them?

Nurse Leader Insider, April 11, 2011

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The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services has released its long-awaited proposed regulations for the Accountable Care Organization, and HealthLeaders Media has put together a quick-term glossary of some of the buzzwords contained in the 116,000 word document, as well as the accompanying 8,700 word regulation statement.

The buzzword terms include The Paperwork Reduction Act, Safety Zone, Retrospective Assignment, Rule of Reason, and other terminology. Public concerns or comments on the regulations are being accepted until May 31st.

Source: HealthLeaders Media 



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