Performance Measurement for Rural Low-Volume Providers
Identifies challenges to measuring healthcare performance among low-volume rural providers, and presents recommendations to meet these challenges. Primary focus is on finding appropriate quality measures for use within Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services' (CMS) pay-for-performance programs, and encouraging rural participation in CMS quality improvement initiatives.
National Quality Forum
Critical Access Hospitals · Federally Qualified Health Centers · Healthcare quality · Medicare · Policy · Reimbursement and payment models · Rural Health Clinics