P4P in Medicaid

from Healthcare Economist at http://bit.ly/1Re5izv on February 29, 2016 at 03:20AM


Does Medicaid use pay-for-performance (P4P) for providers?  If so, how does it work?  And does it affect quality and cost? These are the questions of interest to Rosenthal et al. (2015) in their study of P4P programs in Alabama, Minnesota, and Pennsylvania.  Although all three focus on physicians, the Alabama program is a “medical home ” […]