Possible payment models that use Pay-for-Performance to support a transition care program of pharmacy-based dispensing and management of traditional hospital ambulatory therapy in Portugal
- At: 2013 FIP Congress in Dublin (Ireland)
- Type: Poster
- By: COSTA, Suzete (National School of Public Health (ENSP), Lisbon, Portugal)
- Co-author(s): Helling, Dennis (University of Colorado School of Pharmacy, Aurora, United States of America)
Mateus, Céu (National School of Public Health (ENSP), Lisbon, Portugal)
Background: In Portugal, the 2013 Contract Program (CP) introduces innovative approaches for the management of hospital ambulatory patients. However, it does not preclude transferring care to community pharmacies.
Aims: To present a proposed payment model that use Pay-for-Performance (P4P) to support a pharmacy-based dispensing and management.. The access to the whole abstract and the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress.