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6 Elements of Highmark’s Pay-for-Performance ‘Best Practices’ Project

At Highmark Inc., physicians are eligible for bonus payments across a broad spectrum of measures from clinical and quality measures to prescribing habits, access to care and level of technology use. In addition, practices can also qualify for a bonus … finish reading 6 Elements of Highmark’s Pay-for-Performance ‘Best Practices’ Project

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Kaiser Permanente, Johns Hopkins Enhance Strategic Collaboration to Improve Care Quality

Under a new collaboration, Kaiser Permanente and Johns Hopkins Medicine will expand ways to deliver quality care by sharing evidence-based best practices, advancing population health programs, collaborating on education and research endeavors, and exploring how the organizations can work together … finish reading Kaiser Permanente, Johns Hopkins Enhance Strategic Collaboration to Improve Care Quality

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6 Best Practices from Highmark’s Pay-for-Performance Project

Identifying a physician champion, one that is truly leading the charge, is one the six elements of a best practice project of a pay-for-performance program, says Julie Hobson, RN, BSN, manager of provider engagement, performance and partnership at Highmark Inc. … finish reading 6 Best Practices from Highmark’s Pay-for-Performance Project

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6 Best Practices for Physician Pay-for-Performance Programs

In order to ensure the success of a best practice project for pay-for-performance programs, there are several requirements, including finding a physician to champion and truly lead it, and targeting as large a population as possible, explains Julie Hobson, RN, … finish reading 6 Best Practices for Physician Pay-for-Performance Programs

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Aetna, Cardinal Health Collaborate on Evidence-Based Cancer Care in Michigan

An evidence-based program designed to improve cancer care in Michigan has been announced by Aetna and Cardinal Health Specialty Solutions. This pathways initiative identifies clinical practices that improve cancer treatment and make it more affordable, and is available to Aetna … finish reading Aetna, Cardinal Health Collaborate on Evidence-Based Cancer Care in Michigan

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