Management Matters: Strengthening the Research Base to Help Improve Performance of Safety Net Providers

Billings, J.
Health Care Management Review, Volume 28, Number 4, pages 323-334.

It is becoming increasingly apparent that some disparities in health outcomes for vulnerable populations relate to performance of providers. Based on analysis of Medicaid claims records, large differences in performance among primary care providers are documented for New York City patients, suggesting the need for better evidence in making management decisions.

Wagner Faculty