Research and Markets: Pay for Performance (P4P) 2012

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Research and Markets ( has announced the addition of the "Pay for Performance (P4P) 2012" report to their offering.

Evolution of P4P from physician profiles and report cards to current concepts; pros, cons, quality issues, and model programs that are now functioning successfully, Medicare plans for P4P compensation program, extensive references, resources, web links, benchmarks.

Key Topics Covered:

  1. Introduction/Disease Management/Guidelines
  2. Pay for Performance
  3. Bridges to Excellence
  4. Commonwealth Fund Opinion Leaders Survey
  5. Supporting P4P - example
  6. Medicaid models
  7. Requirements for physician buy-in'
  8. Questions to consider before accepting a P4P proposal
  9. American Academy of Family Practice Guideline - P4P
  10. Massachusetts Medical Society Guidelines for Measuring, Reporting, and Rewarding Physician Performance
  11. BlueCross BlueShield of Minnesota P4P by condition audit form links
  12. Computer order entry (CPOE)
  13. Group visits
  14. Quality improvement tool box, ambulatory care
  15. Definitions, introduction
  16. CQI Obstacle Busting/Bridge Building Teams
  17. Electronic Medical Records (EMR)
  18. Medical Group Service Evaluation - patient questionnaire form
  19. Brief patient satisfaction example survey question
  20. Quality measures
  21. Reminders
  22. 7 types of interventions
  23. Preventive health care interventions for high risk populations
  24. Improving provider compliance
  25. HEDIS Measures
  26. Clinical performance measures for CAD
  27. Presurgical screening tests
  28. Follow-up tracking
  29. Abnormal pap smear follow-up
  30. Mammogram follow-up tool
  31. Unplanned readmissions, data collection tool
  32. Unplanned readmissions - example data
  33. Case or care management
  34. Controlling Costs while Improving Quality of Care for Patients with Multiple Medical Conditions
  35. Clinical Performance Measures for Ambulatory Care - table (ACP)
  36. Case Mix Adjustment/Severity of Illness Measurement
  37. Ohio KePro physician office quality improvement tool kit - links
  38. Sentinel event reports, root analysis format - P & P
  39. Quality notes
  40. Provider profiles - P & P
  41. Feedback
  42. Steps to improve productivity, resource management, physician/patient satisfaction
  43. Ambulatory visit data
  44. Resources
  45. Ethics Manual - link
  46. Medicare pay for performance initiatives
  47. Provider Profiles: Example indicators for tracking/trending
  48. Provider Profiling or Report Cards - Medical Group Example
  49. Health Plan QI/UM Clinical Indicators/Performance Goals
  50. Hospital/SNF QA Screens
  51. Surgical Quality Indicators
  52. Crosby Quality Quotes
  53. AHRQ Prevention Quality Indicators'
  54. Staff quality certification resource
  55. Survey sampling error estimates
  56. References
  57. Thoughts for the unwary

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