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Medicare Picks N.J. to Test Innovative Incentive System
Date:8/18/2009

o make it fair for physicians who care for more seriously ill patients.
  • Based on their performance in efficiency and quality, participating physicians may earn financial incentives for their role in the overall cost-savings.
  • The demonstration project's dual goals - improving quality while reducing costs - are especially relevant as national leaders explore healthcare reform.

    "Our challenge as a nation is to design a system that provides health coverage to all, while reducing costs and maintaining quality," said Sean Hopkins, NJHA's senior vice president of health economics. "This demonstration project represents a commitment by the provider community to be part of the solution."


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