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Research Study

Research Series: Measuring Variation to Maximize Value

With Richard Averill, MS, Richard Fuller, MS, Ron Mills, PhD, L. Gordon Moore, MD

This series of reports on geographic variation in performance provide comparative information that can be used as the basis of…

Research Study

Geographic Variation in Hospital Quality Performance in Medicare by Disease and Procedure Categories

With Richard Averill, MS, Richard Fuller, MS, Ron Mills, PhD

Research Study

Financial Impact of Geographic Variation in Hospital Quality Performance in Medicare

With Richard Averill, MS, Richard Fuller, MS, Ron Mills, PhD

In a major new research study from 3M Clinical and Economic Research, 3M healthcare policy experts evaluate variation in inpatient…

3M Commentary

COVID-19, care homes and infection management: It’s time for outcomes measures

By Richard Fuller, MS

In a prior blog, we highlighted the results of our research into patient outcomes, potentially preventable admissions (PPAs) and emergency…

Journal Article

Moving toward paying for outcomes in Medicaid

With Kevin Quinn, MA, EMT-P, Norbert Goldfield, MD

Published by The Journal of Ambulatory Care Management, April/June 2018,  by Billy Millwee MHA; Kevin Quinn MA, EMT-P; Norbert…

Report

Texas: Potentially Preventable Complications Report

Published by Texas Department of State Health Services Potentially Preventable Complications (PPCs) are harmful events or negative outcomes that develop…

Journal Article

Texas: Achieving Improved Outcomes Through Value-Based Purchasing in One State

With Norbert Goldfield, MD

Published in the American Journal of Medical Quality, July 2017,  by Billy Millwee, MHA, Norbert Goldfield, MD, Jeff Turnipseed,…

3M Commentary

Pay for better risk-adjusted outcomes and let’s cut down on waste

By Richard Fuller, MS, Norbert Goldfield, MD

While Congress is finding it difficult to reach consensus on how to improve health care in the United States, the…

3M Commentary

A national quality strategy relentlessly pursuing improvement of eight outcomes: Is now the time?

By Norbert Goldfield, MD, Richard Fuller, MS

Everyone, except for the measurement industry, seems to agree that we have too many metrics1 for measuring performance. An increasing…

Report

Mississippi: Cost Effectiveness Study Report for Coordinated Access Network (MississippiCAN)

Published by the State of Mississippi Office of the Governor, Division of Medicaid by Myers and Stauffer, Certified Public Accountants…

Journal Article

Thinking about clinical outcomes in Medicaid

With Kevin Quinn, MA, EMT-P, Dawn Weimar, RN

Published in The Journal of Ambulatory Care Management by Quinn, Kevin MA; Weimar, Dawn RN; Gray, Jeffrey RN; Davies, Bud…

3M Commentary

Predictive models and population health – A clinical point of view (part two)

By Norbert Goldfield, MD

Predicting the behavior of human beings is hard – it is hard enough to figure out how to predict the…