In calendar year 2019, 75 percent of Premier member ACOs generated savings for Medicare and 44 percent performed well enough to qualify for shared savings.
Results are significantly better than the national averages for comparable ACOs.
PHMC members responsible for $716 million in net Medicare savings over the last five years.
Three quarters (75 percent) of Premier Population Health Management Collaborative (PHMC) accountable care organizations (ACOs) participating in the Medicare Shared Savings Program (MSSP) earned savings for the government, according to results released by the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) last week. Of those, 44 percent performed well enough to qualify for shared savings payments from Medicare.
These results outpace the national averages for comparable ACOs, which generated savings and shared savings at a rate of 70 percent and 40 percent, respectively. Additionally, PHMC MSSP ACOs participating in two-sided risk generated savings at a slightly higher rate when