Decrease Advanced Imaging
TCPI Aim: Decrease unnecessary imaging (CT, MRI) to generate cost savings.
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- Model Aim Statement: Follow Choosing Wisely® imaging protocols for head injury and headache to reduce unnecessary imaging by 5% by ____ date.
- Obtain and evaluate imaging data from MCO utilization reports.
- Choosing Wisely® protocol for head injury.
- Choosing Wisely® protocol for headache.
- Evaluate your referral patterns for imaging, considering local options and relative cost. Choose lower cost alternatives when possible.
- Negotiate a value-based payment contract for decreased imaging costs.