Direct Contracting may offer ACOs a unique opportunity
The Direct Contracting model includes a unique feature allowing accountable care organizations the ability to contract with providers.
On March 25, John Ehrhardt and Paul Morgan presented results of the 2009 Pension Funding Study, Milliman's ninth annual study of the financial reports of the 100 U.S. public corporations that sponsor the largest defined benefit pension plans. As a group, these companies had pension plan assets of more than $900 billion at the end of 2008. The major findings in this year's study include: