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Potential for Savings: Businesses and Government Entities Experimenting with ACOs

The Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (“PPACA”) permits the federal government to utilize Accountable Care Organizations (“ACOs”) in certain circumstances. Beyond the PPACA’s approval of the use of ACOs, businesses are beginning to look into contracting with ACOs with … Continue reading

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Reassessing Retiree Coverage in 2014

Many states and local units (herein “government entities”) are currently grappling with large budget deficits. Often, government entities provide coverage for retirees that are not yet eligible for Medicaid, and reducing retiree benefits may prove to be a relatively painless … Continue reading

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