Association of Practice-Level Social and Medical Risk With Performance in the Medicare Physician Value-Based Payment Modifier Program

August 21, 2017

The Physician VM program is the first national mandatory pay-for-performance program for physician practices. Under this program, physician practices receive penalties or bonuses based on the quality and costs of care they provide. However, there had been no prior studies examining practice factors associated with performance in this program.  Because many have been concerned that […]