PYA Podcast: The ABCs of the MSSP

In this podcast, PYA’s Martie Ross and Aaron Elias discuss the 2018 Medicare Shared Savings Program application cycle, highlighting key reasons to participate in the MSSP, the basics of forming an ACO, and key operational considerations.  They explain how ACOs earn shared savings and how PYA has helped organizations succeed under the MSSP.

Listen to the podcast here:

For more information about MSSP application and ACO formation, contact one of our executives below, (800) 270-9629.


Martie Ross

Martie Ross

Principal

Aaron Elias

Aaron Elias

Manager

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