Pay for performance: learning about quality

Bell, Chaim M.; Levinson, Wendy
June 2007
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;6/5/2007, Vol. 176 Issue 12, p1717
Academic Journal
The author reflects on the feedback mechanisms used to measure the quality of health care services in Canada. He primarily assesses the programs that systematically measure quality-of-care indicators, highlighting the quality of process-of-care measures and the pay-for-performance programs study of Christopher Millett and colleagues. Further details are posted with an encouragement for individualized feedback and suggested intervention strategies to help better pursue excellence in patient care.


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