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Accountable Health Communities Model Fact Sheet

Date Published: January 2016



This fact sheet provides an overview of the Accountable Health Communities (AHC) Model, administered by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS). The Model addresses a critical gap between clinical care and community services in the current health care delivery system by testing a systematic approach to identifying and addressing health-related social needs of Medicare & Medicaid beneficiaries.

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Tags: Affordable Care Act - ACA - Access to Health Care Affordable Care Act - ACA - Reducing Health Care Disparities Affordable Care Act - Medicaid - Expansion Under ACA Services - Addressing Community Needs
Author Organization
  • Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services
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  • Other Federal Agency Approved