(This activity has been approved for 1.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ )
Accountable Care Organizations are a central feature of health care reform that is rapidly changing the way in which we access health care. First introduced as part of the Affordable Care Act in 2010 the initial implementation has been rapid with over 400 organizations in operation across the country. It is very likely that your organization is considering an ACO entity or that you will be competing with an ACO in your community.
This online course has been prepared for any individual who works as a healthcare provider. There are no prerequisites to participate.
Paul Gurny M.B.A. M.S. Managing Director, Essential Seminars for Physicians LLC., Senior Professional Instructor, Johns Hopkins Carey Business School
David Joyce M.D. M.B.A. Director of Educational Programs, Essential Seminars for Physicians LLC.
After participating in this activity, participants will demonstrate the ability to:
- Describe the mission of ACOs.
- Identify early implementation successes and failures.
- Discuss finance in ACOs and shared savings.
- Discuss provider organizations and reimbursements.
- Discuss the pros and cons of strategy planning for ACOs.
The video tutorial is divided into 20 - 30 minute segments to enhance the learning experience. It can be viewed on any smart device an unlimited number of times, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.
Total viewing time (81:09)
Estimated time to complete the module and post-test 1.5 hours