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On Friday, December 21, 2018, CMS issued a final rule, referred to as “Pathways for Success,” that makes significant changes the Medicare Shared Savings Program. Issued just before the holidays, various stakeholders will likely have varying opinions about whether this final rule constituted an early gift or lump of coal. Among other things, the final rule overhauls the current track system for participating accountable care organizations, or ACOs, and requires a more rapid transition to assumption of downside risk. The two new tracks available to participating ACOs will go into effect for agreement periods commencing on or after July 1, 2019. Read More ›

This week, the U.S. Senate and House of Representatives passed the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act (the Act), which now heads to the President’s desk for his signature.  Read More ›

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