TITLE

CMS tries cash this time

AUTHOR(S)
Lubell, Jennifer
PUB. DATE
April 2007
SOURCE
Modern Healthcare;4/9/2007, Vol. 37 Issue 15, p12
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the launch of the 2007 Physician Quality Reporting Initiative by the U.S. Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services. The initiative sets a financial incentive for physicians to participate in a voluntary quality reporting program. However, it is noted that health leaders have doubts over how many doctors will sign up for the program. Some providers are doing additional homework before deciding if they want to sign up.
ACCESSION #
24825687

 

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