Accountable Care Organizations

more+
less-

In this presentation: Basic Premise for ACOs; Dr. Berwick – CMS Administrator; ACO Vision; Medicare Shared Savings Program and Medicare Accountable Care Organizations: Section 3022 of Affordable Care Act; Organizations that may Become Medicare ACOs; CMS Regulations; Basic Statutory Requirements for ACO Participation; Qualification for Shared Savings; Assignment of Medicare Beneficiaries to ACO; ACO Legal Issues; Civil Monetary Penalty Law (“CMPL”); Anti-Kickback Statute (“AKS”); Physician Self Referral Law/Stark; ACO Problem Under CMPL, AKS and Stark; Existing Regulatory Guidance; Favorable Factors Common to OIG Advisory Opinions and Proposed Stark Exception; CMS October 5 Workshop on Accountable Care Organizations; Panelists for CMP/AKS/Stark; OIG/CMS Overview; OIG/CMS Questions to Panel; Antitrust; Price Fixing; Pro-Competitive Efficiencies; Price Fixing; Mergers; Group Boycotts; FTC Panel; Proposed Safe Harbor Under Consideration; ACO Scale; FTC Questions to Panel; How Will Specialists Participate in ACOs?; and Open Questions.

Please see full presentation below for more information.

LOADING PDF: If there are any problems, click here to download the file.

Published In: Antitrust & Trade Regulation Updates, Business Organization Updates, Health Updates, Insurance Updates, Mergers & Acquisitions Updates

DISCLAIMER: Because of the generality of this update, the information provided herein may not be applicable in all situations and should not be acted upon without specific legal advice based on particular situations.

© Katten Muchin Rosenman LLP | Attorney Advertising

Don't miss a thing! Build a custom news brief:

Read fresh new writing on compliance, cybersecurity, Dodd-Frank, whistleblowers, social media, hiring & firing, patent reform, the NLRB, Obamacare, the SEC…

…or whatever matters the most to you. Follow authors, firms, and topics on JD Supra.

Create your news brief now - it's free and easy »