Payment-by-Outcome in Long-Term Condition Management
The Department of Health estimates that treating and caring for people with long-term conditions accounts for 70% of the total health and social care spend in England. Long-term condition management aims to improve the health of sufferers and decrease the cost of their treatment by helping patients better manage their diseases. Important lessons for payment-by-outcome can be learned from the application of performance measurement and payment-by-results in this field.
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