Medicare Advantage – the cup that spilleth over

I was asked to see an unfortunate elderly man – Harry – one afternoon.  He had multiple coronary stents placed for coronary disease over the course of the last ten years, and after presenting with difficulty speaking, was found to have a brain tumor.  The neurosurgeon was hoping I could provide some reassurance about how…

Making Accountable Care Organizations great again

Test your Accountable Care Organization knowledge: Select all of the options that are True If you belong to an ACO you qualify for the alternative payment model track in MACRA Most ACO’s are enrolled in to a two sided risk model – (They share profits and losses with Medicare) In 2015, ACO’s saved Medicare more than a…