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Issues and Challenges in Measuring and Improving the Quality of Health Care

Categories: Health/Medical,Medicare/Medicaid

https://www.cbo.gov/system/files/115th-congress-2017-2018/workingpaper/53387-workingpaper.pdf

Provides an overview of the current state of quality measurement in health care delivery—mainly public reporting programs and pay-for-performance incentives—and illustrates the key issues and challenges that arise in measuring and improving the quality of providers.  From the Congressional Budget Office