, Volume 10, Issue 6, pp 405-410
Date: 20 Aug 2010

Pediatric Pay-for-performance in Asthma: Who Pays?

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Abstract

Pay-for-performance is a term referring to a system that uses incentives to reward health care providers for producing an improvement in performance based on quality measures. It has become part of a growing movement to improve the quality of the health care system. The purpose of this article is to review and discuss pay-for-performance and how it relates to pediatrics and asthma.