Economic Credentialing and Physician Performance Measures: They Know Who You Are

Wong, David A.; Forese, Laura L.
May 2010
Journal of Bone & Joint Surgery, American Volume;May2010, Vol. 92-A Issue 5, p1305
Academic Journal
The article discusses the utility of the data derived from economic credentialling and performance measures of physicians to elucidate the concerns related to health care reforms in consideration of the economic and political climate in the U.S. It mentions the 2009 Annual Meeting of the American Orthopaedic Association (AOA) in Florida on June 11, 2009 which tackled the same topic. It highlights the involvement of orthopaedics and orthopedic surgeons in the economic aspect of health care.


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