Shared Savings Program
About the Program
The Medicare Shared Savings Program (Shared Savings Program) is committed to achieving better health for individuals, better population health, and lowering growth in expenditures.
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In the News
Find recent press releases about the program.
- 04/30/2020 Press Release: Trump Administration Issues Second Round of Sweeping Rule Changes to Support U.S. Healthcare System During COVID-19 Pandemic; and Fact Sheet: Medicare Shared Savings Program: CMS Flexibilities to Fight COVID-19 (PDF)
- 01/10/2020 Number of ACOs Taking Downside Risk Doubles under 'Pathways to Success'
- 09/30/2019 Interest in 'Pathways To Success' Grows: 2018 ACO Results Show Trends Supporting Program Redesign Continue
For Accountable Care Organizations (ACOs)
Find information about the Shared Savings Program application process, program participation, financial benchmarking, quality reporting, and more.
Find information about eligibility requirements, locating ACOs in your area, and coordinating care as an ACO provider.
Find publicly available datasets related to ACO participation and performance.
Program Guidance & Specifications
Find guidance and specification documents relevant to the application process and program participation.
Program Statues & Regulations
Find final rules, program statutes, and other regulatory documents for the Shared Savings Program.
Find contact information to use for Shared Savings Program inquiries.