• The US government just said which healthcare companies are taking part in a new program that upstarts like Clover are buzzing about

    3 days ago - By Business Insider

    Summary List Placement The US government just unveiled which healthcare companies are taking part in a program that aims lower costs for Medicare, the federal health program for the elderly and some disabled people.
    The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services said 53 organizations are participating in the "direct-contracting" program that kicked off April 1.
    It's the first year for the program, which is expected to run for six years. Among those that got a contract are insurance upstarts like Clover Health, and primary-care startups, including Iora Health, Oak Street Health and VillageMD...
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