The effects of pay for performance on disparities in stroke, hypertension, and coronary heart disease management: interrupted time series study.

The Quality and Outcomes Framework (QOF), a major pay-for-performance programme, was introduced into United Kingdom primary care in April 2004. The impact of this programme on disparities in health care remains unclear. This study examines the following questions: has this pay for performance progra...

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Main Authors: John Tayu Lee, Gopalakrishnan Netuveli, Azeem Majeed, Christopher Millett
Format: Article
Published: Public Library of Science (PLoS) 2011-01-01
Series:PLoS ONE
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