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Tag: Affordable Care Act

3M Commentary

Reconciling different visions of our healthcare system

By Richard Fuller, MS, Norbert Goldfield, MD

The conservative columnist Charles Krauthammer opined in a recent Washington Post editorial: “The Democrats will eventually push to junk…

3M Commentary

Payment policy bias against high Disproportionate Share Hospitals (DSH)

By Norbert Goldfield, MD, Richard Fuller, MS

In its June 2013 report to Congress, MedPAC offered ways to refine the CMS Hospital Readmissions Reduction Program (HRRP).…

3M Commentary

Clinical Controversies in Outcomes Measurement

By Norbert Goldfield, MD, Richard Fuller, MS

Although there is growing consensus that quality-based financial incentives can achieve higher quality and lower cost care, healthcare policy researchers…