Designing incentives for good-quality hospital care

Kirstine M Sketcher-Baker, John G Wakefield and Jane V Partridge
Med J Aust 2012; 197 (6): . || doi: 10.5694/mja12.11074
Published online: 17 September 2012

To the Editor: In response to Duckett’s question, “is now the time to send a signal that poor-quality care should not be rewarded in activity-based funding?”,1 Queensland Health answers with a resounding “yes”.

  • Kirstine M Sketcher-Baker
  • John G Wakefield
  • Jane V Partridge

  • Queensland Health, Brisbane, QLD.

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