Quality and quantity in primary care mixed-payment models: evidence from family health organizations in Ontario

We study the impact of a mixed capitation model (the Family Health Organization, FHO) on quality and quantity outcomes among primary care physicians in Ontario. Using a panel of administrative data covering one year before and two years after the FHO model was introduced, we find that physicians in...

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Volume: 46
Main Author: Boris Kralj
Jasmin Kantarevic
Format: Journal Article
Language: English
Zielgruppe: Trade
Place of publication: Malden, USA Wiley-Blackwell 01.02.2013
Blackwell Publishing Inc
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published in: The Canadian journal of economics Vol. 46; no. 1; pp. 208 - 238
Data of publication: 20130201
ISSN: 0008-4085
EISSN: 1540-5982
Discipline: Economics
Bibliography: jasmin.kantarevic@oma.org
We thank two anonymous referees and participants at the 2011 Canadian Health Economics Study Group's annual meeting in London, Ontario, for useful comments. All remaining errors are ours. The views expressed in this paper are strictly those of the authors. No official endorsement by the Ontario Medical Association is intended or should be inferred. Email
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