and potentially cost differences of providers. Therefore, the reason for creating a national data warehouse is to increase quality measures that both the payer and the consumer . Thirdly, the pay-per-performance initiative is the other quality initiative that increases patient satisfaction while reducing healthcare cost. The pay-per-performance initiative is a utility based initiative that demands the patient to pay based on the service offered. The pay-per- performance initiative requires that the healthcare provider do the level best for the patient and this increases patient satisfaction. Defend your position on the decision to accept Medicare or Medicaid as potential pay sources for your urgent care center. My position on the decision to accept Medicare or Medicaid as potential pay source is backed by the many advantages that it has on the patients. Medicaid offers a lot of benefits to its holders by supporting low-income individuals as well as families. Medicaid also covers costs associated with medical as well as long term custodial care, for those who qualify. Medicaid has been found to offer coverage that may not be included in Medicare.
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