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pay for performance

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PFP, or, P4P

The use of specific indicators of health care efficiency or quality to increase or decrease the funds paid to health care providers for the services they render.
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Of the physicians willing to participate, Pay-for-Performance was the most preferred arrangement.
Effect of Physician-Specific Pay-for-Performance Incentives in a Large Group Practice.
The company has entered into the pay-for-performance model agreement with Regional Women Health Group and the individual physician.
For example, a randomized trial of a quality improvement initiative of the effect of pay-for-performance incentives on measurable outputs in small medical practices with electronic health records found statistically insignificant differences in improvement in rates of appropriate antithrombotic prescription, blood pressure control, and smoking cessation interventions.
Pay-for-performance and the Millennium Development Goals.
Rent.com offers a pay-for-performance rental advertising solution for property managers representing 50 + units per building.
Ryan's results demonstrate that this hospital-based pay-for-performance program had only a minimal impact on access to care for racial and ethnic minority Medicare beneficiaries.
Over my government career, I have seen repeatedly where industry "best practices" have been adopted by the government, the latest being the pay-for-performance methodology.
Recently, public employers have attempted to change the culture by superimposing a pay-for-performance system on the existing culture.
Pay-for-performance plans, in which doctors, hospitals and other providers receive more money if they meet certain goals, are seen as a way of boosting health quality.
Examine why some think pay-for-performance programs need significant restructuring before they can make an impact and improve health care.