Rewarding creativity

Zigmond, Jessica
November 2011
Modern Healthcare;11/21/2011, Vol. 41 Issue 47, p8
Trade Publication
The article focuses on the Health Care Innovation Challenge initiative of the U.S. Health and Human Services (HHS) Department which promotes competition among healthcare organizations. Under the initiative, projects on creative approaches in delivering quality medical care and savings are to receive funding from the healthcare reform law. Eligible applicants are cited including healthcare providers, payers and local governments. One concern raised over the program is said to be its vagueness.


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