TITLE

Another experiment:1 Quality incentive pay model under way in Boston

AUTHOR(S)
Evans, Melanie
PUB. DATE
July 2011
SOURCE
Modern Healthcare;7/25/2011 Anniversary Issue, p18
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article provides information on the healthcare market in the area of Quincy, Cambridge and Boston in Massachusetts. It says that health policymakers are watching closely a private effort in Boston and other areas in the state to pay hospitals and doctors for how well they care for patients instead of how often they care for them. The ambitious plan adopted by Massachusetts to overhaul healthcare delivery is also discussed.
ACCESSION #
63542362

 

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