2. Prevalence of Financial Targets for Quality Improvement.
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"For the first time, a government-backed quality rating will have a financial meaning to health insurance companies looking to attract millions of older Americans to privately run Medicare coverage next."
Bruce Japsen, New York Times (10/12/11)