An overview of reviews evaluating the effects of financial incentives in changing healthcare professional behaviours and patient outcomes

  • Protocol
  • Overview

Authors


Martin P Eccles, Institute of Health and Society, Newcastle University, 21 Claremont Place, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE2 4AA, UK. Martin.Eccles@newcastle.ac.uk.

Abstract

This is the protocol for a review and there is no abstract. The objectives are as follows:

To conduct an overview of systematic reviews that evaluate the impact of financial incentives on healthcare professional behaviour and patient outcomes.