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Health Care: Payment and Delivery Impact Quality and Outcome

Editor’s note:

This article by Debra Ness outlines the strategic direction forward for nation as it grapples with how to deliver care to every American. We need to align the delivery system with the information, payment methodologies and practice guidelines that will deliver quality and outcomes in a way that addresses issues of affordability.

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Patient Perspective On Measuring And Rewarding Quality
We need a new model of payment and care delivery that is anchored in primary care and focused on ensuring that every patient gets the right care, at the right time, for the right reason. [ Debra L. Ness | Sep 3, Health Insurance, Value-Based Benefit Design, Medical Home ]

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September 3, 2009 - Posted by | Cost, healthcare, quality | , ,

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