really find a need to see me again since my stress test came back fine. I tried to ask him those questions..., and while it is a commonly done test, it does have all the risks of any invasive test (death being one...
Right Ventricular Outflow Tract Ventricular Tachycardia (RVOT VT) is a common arrhythmia in young patients without heart disease. It is characterized by repetitive bursts and prematureventricular...
VBP Design Choicesby
“Pay-for-performance (P4P) is one of the primary tools used to support healthcare delivery reform. Substantial heterogeneity exists in the development and implementation of P4P in health care and its effects.” Today, I revi
Evaluating VBP Programsby
The call for the adoption of value based purchasing programs has gained in popularity in recent years. These programs give physicians, hospitals, or other providers bonuses (or penalties) depending on the quality of care t
Many of Medicare’s value-based purchasing (VBP) initiatives offer a continuum of rewards based on provider performance. Whereas all-or-nothing VBP initiatives only grant bonuses to providers who exceed a single threshold,