Pay-for-Performance Incentives: Holy Grail or Sippy Cup?

Journal Article (Journal Article)

The health care system is slowly evolving from fee-for-service care to other forms of payment. Pay-for-performance contracts based on quality, patient satisfaction, and utilization are an important development along the continuum. The metrics are not perfect and do not always nudge clinicians to improve their performance, but many outcomes are likely to improve.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Caveney, BJ

Published Date

  • 2016

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 77 / 4

Start / End Page

  • 265 - 268

PubMed ID

  • 27422948

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 0029-2559

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.18043/ncm.77.4.265


  • eng

Conference Location

  • United States