The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services has announced 81 additional Innovation Challenge grant awards to support innovative projects nationwide designed to deliver high-quality medical care, enhance the health care workforce, and save money. Combined with the 26 awards announced in May, CMS has awarded 107 projects that, according to awardees, intend to save the health care system an estimated $1.9 billion over the next three years. An interactive map that lists the awards is available on the CMS Center for Medicare & Medicaid Innovation website. Below are descriptions of all 107 projects.
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