Relationship of primary care physicians' patient caseload with measurement of quality and cost performance Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Family Practice
  • Outcome and Process Assessment (Health Care)
  • Professional Practice
  • Quality Indicators, Health Care
  • Workload

abstract

  • Relatively few primary care physician practices are large enough to reliably measure 10% relative differences in common measures of quality and cost performance among fee-for-service Medicare patients.

publication date

  • December 9, 2009

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed Central ID

  • PMC2811529

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1001/jama.2009.1810

PubMed ID

  • 19996399

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 2444

end page

  • 50

volume

  • 302

number

  • 22