Designing & Implementing Provider Pay for Performance

Venue: Aladdin Resort and Casino

Location: Las Vegas, Nevada, United States

Event Date/Time: May 23, 2005 End Date/Time: May 25, 2005
Early Registration Date: Apr 01, 2005
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Hear about the latest trends and significant developments in pay for performance from the nation’s leading health plans. From these leading case studies, you will learn first-hand how to:

• Engage providers through incentives that significantly improve the quality and efficiency of care
• Create effective incentives for both primary care physicians and specialists
• Design and implement a comprehensive pay-for-performance model
• Measure and ensure a ROI for your pay-for-performance program
• Identify the best practices in healthcare compensation to drive your pay-for-performance system
• Measure quality by fair and accurate methods and reward the best performance
• Leverage IT solutions for effective data collection, exchange and assessment
• Assess the value of tiered networks, withholding models and bonus programs
• Report on your providers’ scores, both publicly and privately
• Provide consumers with the data to be more selective in their choice of physicians and hospitals
• Evaluate the incentive options and select the most appropriate measurement strategy to improve physician quality

In-Depth Case Studies From Industry Leaders on Tactical Solutions to Implement and Promote Pay for Performance in Your Organization

Using Quality-Based Compensation to
Motivate Clinical Improvements
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois

Measuring the ROI of a Preventive Care
Incentive Measure and its Implications on the
Alignment of Incentives and Rewards
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts

Challenges in Developing Pay-for-Performance
Programs for Specialists
Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield
of New Jersey

Second Generation Pay for Performance:
Rational Design, Purposeful Implementation
and Proven Results
Independent Health

Recognizing Physician Excellence
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida

Pay for Performance in a Community-Based
Non-Integrated Network
Taconic IPA

The California Experience: A Collaborative
Approach to Pay for Performance

Tiered Networks: Leveraging Transparency in
Provider Cost and Quality and Consumer
Choice to Control Costs and Drive
Improvements in Healthcare
Patient Choice Healthcare

CMS Perspectives on Pay-for-Performance
Center for Medicare and Medicaid Services

Bridges to Excellence: Rewarding Quality
Across the Healthcare System
Verizon Communications

Pay for Performance: The Savannah Model
Savannah Business Group on Health

Patient Safety: The Payer Perspective
Regence BlueShield

Helping Providers Align with
Pay-for-Performance Initiatives
Deseret Mutual Benefit Association

A Physician Perspective on Pay for
California Medical Association

Pay for Performance: Evidence and Tools
Association for Healthcare Research
and Quality


How to Cope With the “Newest Realities” of Physician Compensation in an Era of Continued Market Turbulence

Raising the Bar on Clinical Quality: Is Pay for Performance the Answer?

Can Pay for Performance Influence Physician Behavior?

Supply Chain Management Approaches to Health Care Purchasing: How NOT to be the Weakest Link


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