Accounting for Social Risk Factors in Medicare Payment: by Committee on Accounting for Socioeconomic Status in Medicare

By Committee on Accounting for Socioeconomic Status in Medicare Payment Programs,Board on Population Health and Public Health Practice,Board on Health Care Services,Institute of Medicine,Engineering, and Medicine National Academies of Sciences

Recent well-being care check reforms objective to enhance the alignment of Medicare check recommendations with targets to enhance the standard of care supplied, sufferer reviews with health and wellbeing care, and wellbeing and fitness results, whereas additionally controlling charges. those efforts circulate Medicare clear of the volume-based check of conventional fee-for-service types and towards value-based procuring, within which expense regulate is an particular aim as well as scientific and caliber ambitions. particular check innovations contain pay-for-performance and different caliber incentive courses that tie monetary rewards and sanctions to the standard and potency of care supplied and responsible care agencies within which well-being care prone are held answerable for either the standard and value of the care they deliver.

Accounting for Social hazard elements in Medicare fee: selecting Social possibility Factors is the 1st in a sequence of 5 studies commissioned to supply enter into even if socioeconomic prestige (SES) and different social chance elements may be accounted for in Medicare money and caliber courses. This document specializes in defining SES and different social components for the needs of software to Medicare caliber dimension and fee programs.

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