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ACOs taking on risk performed better in Medicare program last year

Dive Brief: Accountable Care Organizations in the Medicare Shared Savings Program (MSSP) generated nearly $ 740 million in savings last year, according to data recently released by CMS. ACOs that took on downside risk performed better, reducing spending by an average of $ 96 per beneficiary compared to $ 68 for those that did not… Read More »

Vitamin D warning: When should you stop taking supplements? Symptoms you’ve had too much

Vitamin D helps regulate the amount of calcium and phosphate in the body – nutrients which are needed to keep bones, teeth and muscles healthy, so it’s important to keep your levels topped up. Because the sun is the main source of vitamin D, during the winter months, certain people can be at risk of… Read More »