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Clinical Practice Improvement Payment Project (CPIP)

CPIP was a bonus financial incentive payment scheme that allowed districts and clinical units to earn a reward for demonstrable achievement of endorsed clinical indicators. A service improvement strategy to encourage and reward good quality care.

In 2009 the Patient Safety and Quality Improvement (PSQ) department received approval for funding from 2010 to 2013 for the CPIP program. Cancer services incentive funding began in February 2011 and has ended in 2013.

Cancer Services Indicator

Each patient with a diagnosis of cancer, receiving a multidisciplinary team (MDT) review, who has the agreed minimum data set completed in Qld Oncology On-Line (QOOL).

Impact of CPIP for Cancer Services

75% of all cancer patients reviewed by a MDT in 2011 have a documented cancer stage compared to 48% in 2010. 96% have a treatment plan recorded in 2011, increasing from 86% in 2010.

Stage Rate

Recommended Treatment

CPIP Payment Mechanism

Last updated: Nov 11, 2013
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