1. Compare and contrast the mandated quality improvement reporting activities and nonmandated, judgement-driven reporting activities in the health sectors discussed in this chapter. In your opinion, what are the pros and cons of each approach?
2. Value-based payments are one side of a two-sided value-based purchasing coin. What is the other side, and why is it so essential to the long-term sustainability of the movement?
3. If one patient care unit in a hospital dramatically reduced the number of patient falls, how could the hospital support the spread of that improvement to other units?