The 5's. Lessons learned in Medicare demos

February 2012
H&HN: Hospitals & Health Networks;Feb2012, Vol. 86 Issue 2, p20
Trade Publication
The article reports on research which the U.S. Congressional Budget Office conducted on disease management and value-based purchasing in Medicare and which was discussed in a report which the office released in January of 2012. A discussion of suggestions which the office made following its research regarding developing, implementing and evaluating policies that reduce Medicare expenditures while improving medical care quality is presented.


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