Addiction Audio: pay-for-performance funding with Thomas Mason
In this episode of Addiction Audio, Rob Calder talks to Dr Thomas Mason about his research on pay for performance models of addiction treatment and how they were associated with increased emergency hospital admissions.
Click here to read a research analysis of the article, including implications for policy and practice.
The original article can be found here: Mason T, Whittaker W, Jones A, Sutton M. Did paying drugs misuse treatment providers for outcomes lead to unintended consequences for hospital admissions? Difference-in-differences analysis of a pay-for-performance scheme in England. Addiction 2021 https://doi.org/10.1111/add.15486
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