Medicaid Quality Incentive

Elderly doctor with child patient Hospitals in Washington State have the opportunity to earn a one percent incentive payment under the Medicaid Quality Incentive Program. The incentive is included in the legislation creating the new Safety Net Assessment program.

The payment is funded in part from the hospitals contribution to the Safety Net Assessment and federal matching dollars.

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For questions, please contact:

Reporting process or definitions:
Jonathan Bennett at or (206) 577-1851

Specific financial questions:
Andrew Busz at or (206) 216-2533

For questions about specific Patient Safety measures, please click here for our directory (PDF).


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Washington State Hospital Association
999 Third Avenue
Suite 1400
Seattle, WA 98104

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206.281.7211 phone
206.283.6122 fax

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