Earlier this year, we witnessed a growing trend to shift provider payment models from fee-for-service (FFS) to Value Based Care (VBC) and accountable care organization (ACO) models. While the need for this transition has been a hot topic for several years, the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), along with major payers, moved beyond talk and initial planning this year and took bold action towards rapid adoption.

Earlier this year, we witnessed a growing trend to shift provider payment models from fee-for-service (FFS) to Value Based Care (VBC) and accountable care organization (ACO) models. While the need for this transition has been a hot topic for several years, the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), along with major payers, moved beyond talk and initial planning this year and took bold action towards rapid adoption.

Some of the more significant developments so far this year have included:

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