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New CBO Report on PPACA Budget Impact

Submitted by jonpearce on Sun, 2011-02-20 19:56

CBO released an updated report on the budget effects of PPACAThe Congressional Budget Office released an interesting report on the effects of the health reform legislation that include two years (2010 and 2011) that were not included in the original CBO scoring as well some events that occurred subsequent to its passage.  Several points are interesting, including the following:

What We Do and Don't Know about the BPCI Program

Submitted by jonpearce on Thu, 2009-01-01 00:00

It is now January 2013 and the “No-Risk” BPCI program has begun; how much more (or less) do we know about this program than we did nine months ago when CMS first issued its Request for Applications? In this paper, we will list what we know and highlight the remaining uncertainties about the Medicare BPCI program.


CMS has released some information about the data to be provided to BPCI applicant awardees.