Distinguish between Managed Care Organizations (MCO) and Accountable Care Organizations (ACO)

Distinguish between Managed Care Organizations (MCO) and Accountable Care Organizations (ACO)

For this assignment, you will distinguish between Managed Care Organizations (MCO) and Accountable Care Organizations (ACO). Your paper will include the following:

Provide a brief history of both the MCO and ACO.

Define the populations MCO and ACO are intended to serve.

Analyze your role as a nurse practitioner when interfacing with an MCO and ACO clients/patients.