Obamacare Shows Hospital Savings as Patients Make Gains

Obamacare Shows Hospital Savings as Patients Make Gains

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While much of the focus on Obamacare has been on the government rush to open insurance exchanges by Oct. 1, 252 hospitals and physician groups across the U.S. have signed up to join the administration’s accountable care program, in which they share the financial risk of keeping patients healthy.