Does pay-for-performance improve the quality of health care?

Source:
American College of Physicians
Publisher:
American College of Physicians
Publication date:
15 August 2006

Abstract

This review looks at the effect of financial incentive schemes such as pay-for-performance on the quality of patient care.

Original reference:
Does pay-for-performance improve the quality of health care?
Petersen LA, Woodard LD, Urech T, Daw C, Sookanan S.
Annals of Internal Medicine, 2006, 145(4), pp265-272