Peter D McNair

Summary

Country: Australia

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Prospective payment to encourage system wide quality improvement
    Peter McNair
    Funding Policy Unit, Victorian Department of Human Services, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Med Care 47:272-8. 2009
  2. doi request reprint Medicare's policy not to pay for treating hospital-acquired conditions: the impact
    Peter D McNair
    Philip R Lee Institute for Health Policy Studies, University of California, San Francisco UCSF, CA, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 28:1485-93. 2009

Detail Information

Publications2

  1. doi request reprint Prospective payment to encourage system wide quality improvement
    Peter McNair
    Funding Policy Unit, Victorian Department of Human Services, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Med Care 47:272-8. 2009
    ..To date, they have provided little incentive to improve quality. The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services have recently excluded 8 avoidable complications from their payment system...
  2. doi request reprint Medicare's policy not to pay for treating hospital-acquired conditions: the impact
    Peter D McNair
    Philip R Lee Institute for Health Policy Studies, University of California, San Francisco UCSF, CA, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 28:1485-93. 2009
    ..Options to strengthen the incentives include further payment modifications for hospital-acquired conditions or expanding the hospital-acquired condition policy to exclude payment for consequences, additional procedures, and readmissions...