Joint Replacement Volume Positively Correlates With Improved Hospital Performance on Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services Quality Metrics
作者: Rachel A. SibleyVanessa CharubhumiLorraine HutzlerAlbit R. PaoliJoseph A. Bosco
作者单位: 1Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, NYU Hospital for Joint Diseases, New York, New York
刊名: The Journal of Arthroplasty, 2016
来源数据库: Elsevier Journal
DOI: 10.1016/j.arth.2016.12.010
关键词: value-based purchasingCMSquality metricsjoint replacementpay for performancepenaltiescomplications
英文摘要: Abstract(#br)Background(#br)The Center for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) is transitioning Medicare from a fee-for-service program into a value-based pay-for-performance program. In order to accomplish this goal, CMS initiated 3 programs that attempt to define quality and seek to reward high-performing hospitals and penalize poor-performing hospitals. These programs include (1) penalties for hospital-acquired conditions (HACs), (2) penalties for excess readmissions for certain conditions, and (3) performance on value-based purchasing (VBP). The objective of this study was to determine whether high-volume total joint hospitals perform better in these programs than their lower-volume counterparts.(#br)Methods(#br)We analyzed data from the New York Statewide Planning and Research...
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影响因子:2.11 (2012)