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MedPAC > Recommendations > Revising payment methods and monitoring quality of care in traditional Medicare (G)

Revising payment methods and monitoring quality of care in traditional Medicare (G)

March 2, 2000

The Secretary should coordinate systems for monitoring post-acute care quality across all service settings to: assess important aspects of the care uniquely provided in a particular setting, compare certain processes and outcomes of care provided in alternative settings, and evaluate the quality of care furnished in multiple-provider episodes of post-acute care.

Topics: Post-acute care and Quality.