OneCare Vermont has entered into participation agreements with these network participants. These network participants have agreed to deliver facility and/or professional services to Medicare beneficiaries aligned with OneCare Vermont. In addition, The University of Vermont Medical Center and Dartmouth Hitchcock have agreed to provide substantial financial support and human resources for the establishment of infrastructure and operational support for OneCare Vermont. Each of these agreements is within the scope of the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) Next Generation Accountable Care Organization (ACO) Model, Vermont Medicaid Next Generation (VMNG) and Blue Cross Blue Shield of Vermont (BCBSVT). These agreements include: pre -participation, participation and shared savings distribution fraud and abuse waivers and waiver protection are sought for each agreement.