TITLE

Rewarding creativity

AUTHOR(S)
Zigmond, Jessica
PUB. DATE
November 2011
SOURCE
Modern Healthcare;11/21/2011, Vol. 41 Issue 47, p8
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
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.
ACCESSION #
67669144

 

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