This randomized clinical trial compares the effect of patient navigation (care coordination) with or without financial incentives with usual care on viral suppression and death among hospitalized patients with HIV infection and substance use.
This randomized trial investigated the effects of financial incentives paid to physicians, patients, and both on low-density lipoprotein cholesterol levels among patients with high cardiovascular risk.
This Viewpoint discusses the 4 key elements—clinical governance, management capabilities, clinical performance information transparency, and appropriateness of of financial incentives—of large group practice models to preserve successful physician self-regulation in the employment setting.
This Viewpoint discusses options for developing more effective pay-for-performance programs.
To investigate the effect of financial incentives to reward guideline-recommended hypertension
care, Petersen and coauthors performed a cluster randomized trial of 12 Veterans Affairs
hospital-based outpatient clinics with incentives paid at the physician level, practice level, and
both. In an Editorial, Dolor and Schulman discuss the role of pay for performance in the
transformation of clinical care.