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Funding For:

How Do Patients Rate Experiences with Physicians Who Provide More Low-Value Services?


Recipient:

Prachi Sanghavi, The University of Chicago

Grant Period:

Jan 01, 2016 - Oct 31, 2017

AMOUNT:

$62,500.00

Summary of the Project:

This NIHCM-funded study will explore whether Medicare beneficiaries give their primary care physicians higher ratings for the care experience if these physicians have a general practice style characterized by more provision of low-value services. Results will help to increase the effectiveness of demand- and supply-side interventions to improve the value of health care services.