External incentives, information technology, and organized processes to improve health care quality for patients with chronic diseases Academic Article Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Internal Medicine
  • Medicare
  • Practice Management, Medical
  • Reimbursement Mechanisms

abstract

  • The use of CMPs varies greatly among POs, but it is low on average. Government and private purchasers of health care may increase CMP use by providing external incentives for improvement of health care quality to POs and by assisting them in improving their clinical IT capability.

publication date

  • January 22, 2003

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1001/jama.289.4.434

PubMed ID

  • 12533122

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 434

end page

  • 41

volume

  • 289

number

  • 4