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MedPAC > Recommendations > Influencing quality in traditional Medicare (B)

Influencing quality in traditional Medicare (B)

June 1, 1999

The Secretary should ensure that systems for monitoring, safeguarding, and improving the quality of Medicare beneficiaries’ care are, to the extent possible, comparable under traditional Medicare and Medicare+Choice and that the systems are coordinated with each other as needed to maximize opportunities to reach quality improvement goals.

Appeared in: June 1999 - Chapter 2

Topics: Part C (Medicare Advantage) and Quality.