In 2017, Fort Myers,
Florida–based Millennium ACO earned more than $29.7 million in shared savings through the Medicare Shared Savings Program (MSSP), making it the No. 1 performing ACO for percentage of shared savings, according to orga- nization leaders. In fact, for five years running, Millennium ACO, which has 56,000 attributed patients, has earned shared savings, says Jeffrey Nelson, DHA, MBA, chief innovation officer at Millennium Physician Group (MPG), an independent practice with 465 providers responsible for more than 365,000 patients. In addition to the ACO, MPG also offers pharmacy, lab, and imaging services.