REGIONAL DIFFERENCES IN THE QUALITY OF MEDICATION USE: EVALUATING ENVIRONMENTAL FACTORS
- At: 2015 FIP Congress in Düsseldorf (Germany)
- Type: Poster
- By: HEATON, Pamela (University of Cincinnati, Pharmacy Practice and Administrative Sciences, Cincinnati, United States)
- Co-author(s): Pamela Heaton
The Medicare Star Ratings system provides incentives to health plan sponsors based on performance, such as medication use quality. As health plan sponsors seek to improve performance, it is important to consider the impact of environmental factors on the performance of the pharmacy.
Using a national sample of Medicare patients, the following four.. The access to the whole abstract and the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress.