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Medicare savings program fails to improve medication use, adherence

09:37 EDT 2 Aug 2017 | Healio

Exposure to the Medicare Shared Savings Program was not associated with increased medication use or adherence among patients with CVD and diabetes, according to recent findings. “Accountable care organizations (ACOs) in the Medicare Shared Savings Program (MSSP) are eligible for shared-savings bonuses if spending for their patient population falls below a financial benchmark,” J. Michael McWilliams, MD, PhD, of the department of health care policy at Harvard Medical School, and colleagues wrote.

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