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Financial incentives and accountability for integrated medical care in Department of Veterans Affairs mental health programs.

Kilbourne AM, Greenwald DE, Hermann RC, Charns MP, McCarthy JF, Yano EM. Financial incentives and accountability for integrated medical care in Department of Veterans Affairs mental health programs. Psychiatric services (Washington, D.C.). 2010 Jan 1; 61(1):38-44.

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Abstract:

Financial incentives to improve quality performance may promote accountability in monitoring diabetes and cardiovascular risk assessment within mental health programs. Integrated care strategies (co-location) might be needed to promote management of high-risk behaviors among patients with serious mental illness.





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