Tying payment to outcomes | ICHOM – International Consortium for Health Outcomes Measurement

Tying payment to outcomes

Tying payment to outcomes

Our Standard Sets of Outcomes can be used for different purposes: engaging with patients and discuss treatment options, improving care by systematically measuring – and acting – on outcomes, speeding up research; purchasing on value. It’s this last usage that we would like to highlight today.

NHS in the United Kingdom, started in include a “pay for outcomes” logic in the contracts with local hospitals. In one County, Bedfordshire, NHS is using the ICHOM Standard Set for Low Back Pain to give an incentives on the outcomes achieved.

Learn how in this case study!

ICHOM – Bedfordshire Case Study