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Gosfield, “Quality fraud: Two pathways to trouble,” Compliance Today, June 2013

Gosfield, “The Stark realities your group needs to know,” Medical Economics, Apr. 10, 2013

Gosfield,  "Bundled Payment: Avoiding Surprise Packages", HEALTH LAW HANDBOOK, (2013 Edition) WestGroup, a Thomson Company, [Click here for draft  For a complete copy of the Health Law Handbook will be available from West at 1-800-382-9252 or online at www.west.thomson.com

Gosfield, "Alignment Without Servitude: Leasing the Practice to the Hospital", BNA Health Law Reporter (Sept. 2012) pp. 1-4

Gosfield, "Physician compensation: Stark and the new quality, value environment," Compliance Today (Sept. 2012) pp. 24-29

Gosfield, "Quality Increasingly a Factor in Physician Compensation", Medical Economics (Aug. 2012) pp. 36-42

Gosfield, "Avoiding Food Fights: The Value of Good Drafting to ACO Physician Participants," AHLA Physician Practice Group (June 2012) pp. 10-12

Reinertsen, “How to Go Naked,” Healthcare Financial Management Association (May 2012)

Reinertsen, "How Strong Willed Is Your Health System?,' Healthcare Financial Management Association (Mar. 2012)

Gosfield, "Clinical Integration Self Assessment Tool v.2.1 (Network/IPA Version), Jan 2012

Gosfield, "Bundled Payment Requires New Approaches to Clinical Integration", Improving Incentives, Vol 1, No, 4 (January 2102)

Gosfield, "Bolstering Change: Physician Compensation for Quality and Value", HEALTH LAW HANDBOOK (2012 Ed.) WestGroup, a Thomson Company, [Click here for draft] For a complete copy of the Health Law Handbook will be available from West at 1-800-382-9252 or online at www.west.thomson.com .

Gosfield, "Pull Up Your Socks: prepare for rapidly changing healthcare environment," Medical Economics (Dec 10, 2011)

Gosfield, "Here's how to participate in CMMI's bundled payment pilot" (Sept 2011)

Gosfield, "Compensating Physicians for Quality and Value: A Changing Landscape", Group Practice Journal (Sept 2011), pp. 16-26

Gosfield, "Physicians Leading Change: Towards What End?", Maryland Medicine (Oct 2011)  pp.10-12

Gosfield, “Clinical Integration and Value-Based PurchasingASNC Newsletter (Jan-Feb 2011) pg. 5.

Gosfield, "The New Value on Provider 'Value'", HEALTH LAW HANDBOOK (2011 ed.) West Group. [Click here for draft] A complete copy of the Health Law Handbook will be available from West at 1-800-382-9252 or online at www.thomson.com.

Gosfield and Reinertsen, “Achieving Clinical Integration With Highly Engaged Physicians (Nov 2010), 31pp.

Gosfield, “Avoiding Marriage: Hospital and Physician Non-Acquisition Financial Strategies,” HEALTH LAW HANDBOOK, 2010 Ed, WestGroup, pp 1-27

Gosfield, “Improving Quality Through Physician Engagement”, Trustee (April 2010) pp. 1-2

Qasseem, Snow, Gosfield, Gregg, Michl, Wennberg, Weiss and Schneider, “Pay for Performance Through the Lens of Medical Professionalism”, Annals of Internal Medicine 152:6 (March 16, 2010) pp. 366-369

Gosfield and Reinertsen. “Informed Consent To The Ties That Bind”, The Physician Executive (Jan/Feb 2010) pp. 6-13

Gosfield, “How to Listen To Your Lawyer”, Trustee, (Nov/Dec 2009) pp.1-3

Gosfield, “Clinical Integration: It’s Back Again”, MGMA Connexion (Nov/Dec 2009) pp.42-44

Gosfield, “Getting the Team Paid: How Medicare Physician Payment Policies Impede Quality”, HEALTH LAW HANDBOOK (2009 Ed). A complete copy of the Health Law Handbook is available from West at 1-800-382-9252 or online at www.thomson.com.

Shay, “Enrollment in Medicare: Fraternity Hazing or Keeping Out Bad Actors?” , HEALTH LAW HANDBOOK (2009 Ed). A complete copy of the Health Law Handbook is available from West at 1-800-382-9252 or online at www.thomson.com.

Gosfield and Reinertsen, “Avoiding Quality Fraud”, Trustee, (Sept. 2008) pp. 12-15. This is also the topic of a teleconference featuring Alice Gosfield offered by The Reinertsen Group website.

Gosfield, “Making PROMETHEUS Payment® Rates Real: Ya’Gotta’ Start Somewhere” (June 2008) 15pp

Gosfield, “Compensation for Quality: The Next Inevitable Step”, Group Practice Journal (May 2008) pp. 10-15

Gosfield and Reinertsen, “Finding Common Cause in Quality: Confronting The Physician Engagement Challenge”, The Physician Executive (March-April 2008) pp. 26-31

Gosfield, “Physician Compensation for Quality: Behind The Group’s Green Door”, 2008 HEALTH LAW HANDBOOK, 2008 edition, pp. 3-44. A complete copy of the Health Law Handbook is available from West at 1-800-382-9252 or online at www.thomson.com.

Gosfield and Reinertsen, “Sharing the Quality Agenda with Physicians”, Trustee, (October 2007) pp12-17

Gosfield, "Physician-Hospital Partnerships: What Really Counts?", Journal of Oncology Practice (May 2007), Vol. 3, Issue 3, pp. 133-134.

Gosfield, "Doing What Really Matters: The Compliance Connection to Healthcare Quality",Journal of Health Care Compliance (May-June 2007), Vol. 9, Number 3, pp 43-45.

Gosfield, "A New Payment Model For Quality: Why Care Now?", American Journal of Medical Quality (2007 Ed.), pp 145-147).

Reinertsen, Gosfield, Rupp and Whittington, "Engaging Physicians in a Shared Quality Agenda." IHI Innovation Series white paper. Cambridge, MA: Institute for Healthcare Improvement; 2007.

Shay, "Four Out of Five Doctors Need to Know: Legalities of Physician Advertising," HEALTH LAW HANDBOOK, 2007 Ed., WestGroup. (in press) A complete copy of the Health Law Handbook is available from West at 1-800-382-9252 or online at www.thomson.com.

Gosfield, "The PROMETHEUS Payment Program: A Legal Blueprint", HEALTH LAW HANDBOOK, 2007 Ed., WestGroup. (in press) A complete copy of the Health Law Handbook is available from West at 1-800-382-9252 or online at www.thomson.com.

Gosfield, "PROMETHEUS Payment: Better Quality and A Better Business Case", JNCCN (Nov. 2006) pp. 968-970

Gosfield, “PROMETHEUS Payment®: Better for Patients, Better for Physicians.” Journal of Medical Practice Management (September/October 2006) Pages 100-104

Gosfield and Reinertsen, "In Common Cause for Quality Part 1: New Hospital-Physician Collaborations," Hospitals and Health Networks Online, October 10, 2006

Gosfield, "In Common Cause for Quality Part 2: PROMETHEUS Payment® and Principles of Engagement", Hospitals and Health Networks Online, October 17, 2006

Gosfield, "PROMETHEUS: New Payment System, New Keys to Success", New Perspectives, Journal of the Association of Healthcare Internal Auditors, Oct/Nov 2006

Gosfield, "Getting Beyond P4P: PROMETHEUS Payment® and Group Practice", Group Practice Journal (October 2006)

Gosfield, "In Common Cause for Quality", 2006 HEALTH LAW HANDBOOK, WestGroup. A complete copy of the Health Law Handbook is available from West at 1-800-382-9252 or online at www.thomson.com.

Gosfield, "Enhancing Oncology's Business Case: How the Hospital Can Help", Journal of Oncology Practice (Jan. 2006) pp. 20-22

Reinertsen, “Quality is Now Strategic,” in FutureScan: Healthcare Trends and Implications, 2006-2011, Health Administration Press, 2006

Gosfield and Reinertsen, "The 100,000 Lives Campaign: Crystallizing Standards of Care For Hospitals," Health Affairs (Nov/Dec 2005) pp. 1560-1570

Gosfield, “Better Quality, Better Margins: Seizing the Moment”, Community Oncology (September/October 2005) Vol 2, No. 5, pp. 441-444

Gosfield, “The Quality Compliance Nexus: Appreciating the Connection”, New Perspectives, Journal of the Association of Healthcare Internal Auditors, Volume 24, No. 3 (Summer 2005) pgs. 26-35

Gosfield and Reinertsen, "CPGs: Think Core Concept," Health Affairs (May/June 2005) pp. 385-386

Reinertsen and Schellekens, Ten Powerful Ideas for Improving Patient Care:What Every Health Care Executive Should Know, Health Administration Press, (2005) 80pp.

Reinertsen, Bisognano, and Pugh: “Seven Leadership Leverage Points for Organization-Wide Improvement in Health Care.” IHI Innovation White paper available.

Gosfield, "The Performance Measures Ball: Too Many Tunes, Too Many Dancers?," HEALTH LAW HANDBOOK (2005 ed) West, A Thomson Company. A complete copy of the Health Law Handbook is available from West at 1-800-382-9252 or online at www.thomson.com.

Gosfield, "P4P: Transitional At Best", Managed Care (Jan. 2005)

Gosfield, "P4P: Bold Leaps or Baby Steps?", Patient Safety and Quality Healthcare (Oct/Dec 2004)

Reinertsen, MetroDoctors: Journal of the Hennepin and Ramsey Medical Societies
Health Policy Interview, July/August, 2004

Gosfield, "The Doctor-Patient Relationship As The Business Case for Quality," Journal of Health Law (Spring 2004), Vol. 37, No. 2, pp. 197-223

Reinertsen, "Straight Talk About Clinical Quality From Health Care CEOs" , Ernst and Young White Paper, April, 2004

Gosfield and Reinertsen, "Paying Physicians for High Quality Care", New England Journal of Medicine, Jan 22, 2004

Gosfield, “Contracting for Provider Quality: Then, Now and P4P”, HEALTH LAW HANDBOOK, 2004 Ed. A complete copy of the Health Law Handbook is available from West at 1-800-382-9252 or online at www.thomson.com.

Reinertsen, “A Theory of Leadership for the Transformation for Health Care Organizations”, (Jan. 2004)

Reinertsen, "Understanding and Improving Clinical Quality: The Role of Trustees," Trustee, August, 2003

Gosfield, "The Quality/Compliance Nexus: Moving to Programmatic Integration," AGG Notes, July, 2003

Reinertsen, "Zen and the Art of Autonomy Maintenance" Annals of Internal Medicine,  June 17, 2003, Vol 138 pp.992-995

Gosfield and Reinertsen, "Doing Well by Doing Good: Improving the Business
Case for Quality,
" 48pp (June ,2003), Executive Summary (11pp)

Gosfield, "The Organized Medical Staff: Should Anyone Care Anymore?" AGG Notes, February, 2003

Gosfield, "Whither Medical Staffs?: Rethinking the Role of the Staff in the New Quality Era,"  HEALTH LAW HANDBOOK, (2003 ed) WestGroup, pp 141-217. A complete copy of the Health Law Handbook is available from West at 1-800-382-9252 or online at www.thomson.com.

Gosfield, "Making Quality Happen: Confronting the External Challenges to Time and Healing Relationships",   Healthcare Leadership and Management Report, August, 2002

Reinertsen, "It’s About Time: What CEO’s and Boards Can Do For Doctors, Nurses and Other Healthcare Professionals"; Disesase Management and Quality Improvement Report, April, 2002

Gosfield,"Making Quality Happen: In Search of Legal Weightlessness", HEALTH LAW HANDBOOK, 2002 Ed., WestGroup pp. 609-678 www.westgroup.com, (1-800-326-4880). A complete copy of the Health Law Handbook is available from West at 1-800-382-9252 or online at www.thomson.com.

Gosfield, "Legal Mandates for Physician Quality: Beyond Risk Management" HEALTH LAW HANDBOOK 2001 ed., The West Group pp. 286-321. A complete copy of the Health Law Handbook is available from West at 1-800-382-9252 or online at www.thomson.com.

Gosfield, "Liability for Quality:  A Modest Proposal", Managed Care & Cancer, January/February 2000, pp. 11-12

 

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