This Viewpoint discusses the Medicare Access and CHIP Reauthorization Act and the key features of the law and the opportunities it presents to shape the future of payment and medical practice.
This Viewpoint discusses Medicare’s new Oncology Care Model and how it may serve as a model for specialty-based global payment.
This Viewpoint discusses how the Center for Medicare and Medicaid’s use of Patient Safety Indicator-90 in pay-for-performance programs falls short in its attempt to accurately and fairly measure patient harm.
This Viewpoint discusses options for developing more effective pay-for-performance programs.
Robinson and Miller determine whether total expenditures per patient were higher in medical groups owned by local hospitals or multihospital systems compared with groups owned by participating physicians in California between 2009 and 2012.
Bardach and coauthors assess the effect of a pay-for-performance (P4P) incentives on quality in 84 electronic health record (EHR)–enabled small practices in New York City in the context of an established quality improvement initiative. In an Editorial, Dolor and Schulman discuss the role of financial incentives within primary care practices.