Independence At Home Demo Saves Millions During First Two Years

By Michelle M. Stein / August 15, 2016 at 12:04 PM
CMS and lawmakers touted the Independence at Home Demonstration for saving millions two years in a row, although more than half of the second year's savings will go toward incentive payments. CMS also said the participating practices improved quality from the first performance year in at least two of the six quality measures for the demo. The demonstration provides primary care services in the homes of chronically ill Medicare beneficiaries. It was originally part of the Affordable Care Act, and...

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