MSSP


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MSSP

(1) (MultiService Switching Platform) A high-end Cisco router that supports high-speed optical connections in the core of the network. See MSPP and MSTP.

(2) (Managed Security Service Provider) An Internet service provider that monitors a customer's network in real time for intrusions and attacks.
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Markovitz, from the University of Michigan Medical School and School of Public Health in Ann Arbor, and colleagues examined the effect of the MSSP on spending and quality while accounting for clinicians' nonrandom exit.
A commitment with an MSSP is typically for one to several years with payments on a monthly, quarterly or yearly basis.
Mario Pucciarelli is strategic partner manager in SonicWall for the Middle East, enabling Telecom Operators, MSSP and main system integrator to deliver SonicWall cybersecurity solutions to their end customers.
Whereas an agreement with an MSSP includes working with a
Researchers found that by 2015, groups participating in MSSP, as compared with those who did not participate, were "associated with a mean differential reduction of $302 in total Medicare spending per beneficiary in the 2012 entry of cohorts of ACOs," without accounting for bonus payments.
Indeed, research to date shows mixed results for the performance of ACOs in the MSSP program.
"Therefore, MSSPs that offer consulting, professional and technical services could well outpace the overall market." The key to longevity and success in an agile MSSP environment is staying ahead of the competition by:
Most recently, Help AG joined the Palo Alto Networks Traps Managed Security Service Provider (MSSP) Program.
HONG KONG, July 11, 2017 - (ACN Newswire) - Darktrace, the leader in Enterprise Immune System technology, has today announced it has entered into a strategic partnership with industry-leading managed security services provider (MSSP) CITIC Telecom CPC, a wholly owned subsidiary of CITIC Telecom International Holdings Limited (SEHK:1883), to bring next-generation cyber defense to businesses across Asia Pacific.
"A large organization may have put in an ACO for their employees, may have several Medicare Advantage contracts, or formed their own Medicare Advantage plan on their own or with a major payer; they may be in the Medicare MSSP [Shared Savings Program] or Pioneer or Next Generation program; they might have several ACOs with commercial payers, and also may have several bundles going," he notes.
The agency said that the Track 1 Plus model would have organizations assuming some nominal level of risk that would be smaller, compared with those in the Medicare Shared Savings Program (MSSP) Track 2 and Track 3, as well as those that qualify as Next Generation ACOs.
ACOs have taken up the gauntlet, but only about 25 percent of those that participated in Medicare's Shared Savings Programs (MSSP) actually earned a performance payment last year.