Insurer, provider form ACO to push patient care

08/8/2013 |

A partnership was formed between Barnabas Health and Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey to establish an accountable care organization. As part of the deal, payments will be made by Horizon BCBSNJ to the ACO's providers when they meet health improvement, cost and patient satisfaction standards. "Our collaborative ACO program highlights our mutual desire to transform the health care delivery system in New Jersey by providing support to improve care coordination and positive patient outcomes," said Jim Albano of Horizon BCBSNJ.

View Full Article in:

Published in Brief:

SmartBrief Job Listings for Health Care

Job Title Company Location
Director, Site Quality Management
Minneapolis, MN
Clinical Project Manager
Abiomed, Inc.
Danvers, MA
Sr. Manager, Regulatory Affairs - International
Integra LifeSciences
Plainsboro, NJ
Associate - Food and Drug
Keller and Heckman LLP
Washington, DC
Market Access Manager Electrophysiology HEOR (AEP) - 15000003NZ
Menlo Park, CA