While specific clinical measures have always reflected the quality of care patients receive, they are now part of the payment equation too. Read on to better understand the Pay-for-Performance Impact on Hospitals.
In April 2013, Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services or CMS released the proposed adjustment factors for both programs for 2014. The interactive map below displays how U.S. hospital and health system inpatient payments would be affected if these rates are finalized. Bottom line: The better a hospital's quality performance the more they will be reimbursed by Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services. Click on the map to see how Monroe Clinic ranks compared to hospitals in our area and through out the nation. Via: The Advisory Board Company