Accountable care organizations—the way they look today—have only been around a few years. But, already these HMO throwbacks are “disrupting markets” as the experts over at Oliver Wyman declare in their latest report, “The ACO Surprise."
In fact, ACOs—as quietly established in the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act—have managed to gobble a 10 percent market share already. Oliver Wyman’s conclusion? These new health care models are here to stay.