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AFP Networking/Meeting Workshop and Luncheon 

Friday, April 12th 10:45am – 1:30pm


















Development Corner  

                                                       How to create a high performace culture

Andrew Sillitoe | TEDxRoyalTunbridgeWells 


Are Performance-Based Accountability Systems effective?


During the past two decades, performance-based accountability systems (PBASs), which link financial or other incentives to measured performance as a means of improving services, have gained popularity among policymakers. For example, the No Child Left Behind (NCLB) Act of 2001 (Pub. L. 107-110) combined explicit expectations for student performance with well-aligned tests to measure achievement, and it included strong consequences for schools that did not meet performance targets. In the transportation sector, cost plus time (A+B) contracting has become a popular means of streamlining and speeding up highway construction projects, while, in health care, there are more than 40 hospitals and more than 100 physician/medical group performance-based accountability programs (popularly dubbed pay-for-performance, or P4P) in the United States. READ MORE…