Association between physician compensation methods and delivery of guideline-concordant STD care: is there a link?

@article{Pourat2005AssociationBP,
  title={Association between physician compensation methods and delivery of guideline-concordant STD care: is there a link?},
  author={Nadereh Pourat and Thomas B Rice and Ming Tai-Seale and Gail A. Bolan and Jas Nihalani},
  journal={The American journal of managed care},
  year={2005},
  volume={11 7},
  pages={426-32}
}
OBJECTIVE To examine the association between primary care physician (PCP) reimbursement and delivery of sexually transmitted disease (STD) services. STUDY DESIGN Cross-sectional sample of PCPs contracted with Medicaid managed care organizations in 2002 in 8 California counties with the highest rates of Medicaid enrollment and chlamydia cases. METHODS The association between physician reimbursement methods and physician practices in delivery of STD services was examined in multiple logistic… CONTINUE READING