CMS Announces Shared Savings ACO Financial Results; Methodist Among The Money Savers

Dollar-specific data isn’t public quite yet, but the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services have announced that 20 Pioneer and 333 Medicare Shared Savings Program accountable care organizations accounted for $411 million worth of net savings in 2014, about $40 million more than the year prior. Full Story

Children’s Tackles Culture, Rehab, Training At Dr. James Andrews’ Pediatric Sports Therapy Institute

Dr. James Andrews, the renowned orthopedic surgeon, was in Dallas Thursday for a roundtable with a few of the doctors who will be practicing at the pediatric sports institute he’s opening in Plano alongside Children’s Health System of Texas. They spoke of a need to change the culture, how to rehab, and how to help kids avoid injuries in the first place. Full Story