Peter D McNair
- Prospective payment to encourage system wide quality improvementPeter 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...
- Medicare's policy not to pay for treating hospital-acquired conditions: the impactPeter 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...