TITLE

Seeing clearly: Public reporting on processes, outcomes show clinicians where they can improve

AUTHOR(S)
Lumpkin, John
PUB. DATE
July 2011
SOURCE
Modern Healthcare;7/25/2011, Vol. 41 Issue 30, p26
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Opinion
ABSTRACT
The author comments on the increasing movement for greater transparency in health care in the U.S. According to the author, public reporting of the cost and care provided by physicians and hospitals will help improve the quality of care in the country, as well as help lower health care costs. The Medicare's Hospital Compare web site offers reports on the quality of care provided by hospitals across the country.
ACCESSION #
63549304

 

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