Disclosure of Physician Information

May 12th, 2015
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In the previous years, health care system has given considerable importance to “report cards” in education and health sectors. These report cards show the performance of education centres and physicians. The performance in these report cards depends on the skills and efforts of the provider and the patients or the students. The best example of health report card is New York State’s physician CABG surgery card.

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Disclosure of Physician Information Disclosure of Physician InformationIntroductionIn the previous years, health care system has given considerable importance to "report cards" in education and health sectors. These report cards show the performance of education centres and physicians. The performance in these report cards depends on the skills and efforts of the provider and the patients or the students. The best example of health report card is New York State's physician CABG surgery card. DiscussionMany employers and private insurers use report cards information as a means of quality assurance. Many people in health community disagree on the benefits of report cards. Supporters of report cards argue that they enable the public to choose the best hospitals and physicians. The analysts who make report cards should adjust health outcomes for different diseases in patients, because the providers who manage the serious cases have high mortality rates and appear to have low quality. The analysts can make reports for those characteristics that they observe. However, the providers have better knowledge of patients' conditions, than the analysts who make the report cards (Jonas, Goldsteen, & Goldsteen, 2007).In the US, the National Committee for Quality Assurance has arranged "Physician Directory" for accr

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