Pay for Performance Systems


GNYHA provides member support for CMS’ quality-related programs and resources for other quality-related initiatives. CMS has established multiple quality-related programs, including hospital value-based purchasing (VBP), hospital readmissions reduction, hospital-acquired conditions (HAC) reduction, and inpatient quality reporting programs. Additionally, several national organizations have established quality measurement programs, including The Leapfrog Group, Consumer Reports, and US News & World Report. GNYHA provides members with resources to interpret and manage the multitude of quality measures, scoring methodologies, and quality reports.