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Medical Director Compensation Increasingly Tied to Value, Quality
Health Leaders Media

As healthcare delivery moves toward value-based reimbursements, medical directors at physician practices are increasingly shouldering duties tied to monitoring quality metrics such as patient safety and satisfaction, a new survey from the Medical Group Management Association shows.

“As we understand the industry is moving towards a value-based reimbursement model we are seeing that permeate and migrate into compensation methodologies as well, for many good reasons, ” says Todd B. Evenson, director of data solutions for Englewood, CO-based MGMA.