On April 10, 2019, UnitedHealthcare (UHC) announced plans to launch the UnitedHealthcare Care Bundles program for its Medicare Advantage contracted provider organizations. The program provides tools and support to help participating provider organizations manage bundled payments for 10 procedures for UHC Medicare Advantage members. These tools can also be used by those provider organizations serving Medicare fee-for-service (FFS) beneficiaries in the Centers Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) Bundled Payment for Care Improvement Advanced (BPCI-A) bundled payment program. The program will begin on January 1, 2020. The Care Bundles program is a retrospective shared risk model. The program . . .