CMS is hosting a series of calls to discuss its new “Next Generation” ACO Model, which is intended to promote Medicare quality improvement and care coordination. The following upcoming calls are scheduled:
• March 31, 2015 — Focusing on financial methodology and related issues;
• April 7, 2015 – Focusing on benefit enhancements and beneficiary care coordination reward; and
• April 14, 2015 – Focusing on letter of intent and application.