TITLE

Hospitals will struggle to measure true efficiencies

AUTHOR(S)
Serini, Paul
PUB. DATE
November 2011
SOURCE
Managed Healthcare Executive;Nov2011, Vol. 21 Issue 11, p17
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Opinion
ABSTRACT
The author discusses the aspects of the accountable care approach and other Medicare models which can affect the medical care outcomes of hospitals in the U.S. He suggests that hospitals should embrace quality challenges and work with the U.S. Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) and other stakeholders to better define guidelines for efficiency. He stresses that making the accountable care approach work is everyone's responsibility.
ACCESSION #
67408372

 

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