The Healthcare Incentives We Cannot Avoid

The healthcare incentives that shape patient demand and physician supply do not necessarily cut cost and improve well-being.

Incentives: Should Doctors Be Paid For Performance?

I suspect that the incentives in New York’s doctor quality plan will have unexpected consequences. An incentive for results, bonuses will be given to NY hospitals that they share with their doctors. Described as a reward system and P4P, Pay for Performance, for quality…