CMWF-High Performance Accountable Care: Building on Success and Learning from Experience

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The brief outlines models for ACO's to be designed under the regulations released by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services.

Highlighted models:

  • BCBS of Michigan and Community Care of North Carolina for their use of primary care medical home fees
  • Pennsylvania's Geisinger for using bundled acute care rates
  • Minnesota's HealthPartners, Utah's Intermountain Healthcare, Kaiser Permanente and BCBS of Massachusetts for adopting global fees.

The report also features policy recommendations for establishing successful ACOs.