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An eclectic mix of articles about our world and the universe we live in, with some political commentary
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Patient Outcomes Improved by Pay-For-Performance - National Institutes of Health (NIH)

Patient Outcomes Improved by Pay-For-Performance - National Institutes of Health (NIH) | Eclectic Mix | Scoop.it

NIH Research Matters - Pay incentives for clinician performance can improve cardiovascular care in small primary care clinics that use electronic health records, a new study reports.

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It only makes sense! We all focus on those goals for which we receive recognition, and this is especially true of organizations. When incentives to medical practitioners focus on the number of patients seen, patients become cogs on an assembly belt, hurried through the system. But, when the focus is on providing improved health outcomes, then the quality of the health care improves.

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Sneaky Food Experiments, Part II: Do You Want Fries With That? | Dr ...

Sneaky Food Experiments, Part II: Do You Want Fries With That? | Dr ... | Eclectic Mix | Scoop.it
Love & Sex · Career & Money · Women's Health. You might also .... Healthy Living · Travel · Women · Recipes · LIVE ... Dr. Susan Albers. Licensed clinical psychologist. GET UPDATES FROM Dr. Susan Albers.
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The Psychology of Choice: When only one choice is offered, most of us don't think past that option, even when we know there are other possibilities. When all the possibilities are offered, we select from among them. It's common sense, and marketing companies have used this for a long time to manipulate us, but we're only just beginning to recognize the ways in which we can use this information to improve our health and our lives.

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