Book offers guidance for ACO implementation

“The Healthcare Executive’s Guide to ACO Strategy” dissects the integral components of accountable care organizations from physician, provider, and payer views. The book also includes an analysis of final federal regulations. The publication is intended to offer advice on successful ACO implementation. Among the covered how-to topics: participating in the CMS Shared Savings program, distinguishing the various characteristics of an ACO and its operations, understanding reimbursements, and more.