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Tag: Potentially Preventable Events

3M Commentary

The continuing critical importance of reducing potentially preventable readmissions

By Gerald Tracy

This year, much attention is appropriately being focused on improving health equity—both in access and quality of care provided. True…

Report

Texas: Hospital Quality-based Potentially Preventable Events Program

Published by Texas Health and Human Services Potentially preventable events are encounters, which could be prevented, that lead to unnecessary…

3M Commentary

The Florida Medicaid approach to quality improvement in managed care

By Richard Fuller, MS

One of the fundamental objectives of Medicaid programs contracting out their sizeable budgets to managed care companies is to improve…

3M Commentary

It’s Time to Redefine an Achievable Triple Aim

By Norbert Goldfield, MD, Richard Fuller, MS

This blog offers further commentary on the excellent conversation that Paul Levy began in his column, “The Triple Aimers

3M Commentary

Incentives Empower Providers to Improve Care

By Norbert Goldfield, MD, Richard Fuller, MS

For the last decade, we have been fortunate enough to work with many state Medicaid programs and commercial payers on…

3M Commentary

Refining the Definition of Health Service Units Will Help Control Prices and Gain Value

By Richard Fuller, MS

In recent years there has been a great deal of attention on the variation in service volume across providers and…