There is an excellent article from the New England Journal of Medicine (NEJM) published online on September 2, 2015 by Dr. Lisa Rosenbaum entitled, “Scoring No Goal—Further Adventures in Transparency.” The article is a commentary on measuring surgical quality, especially as it relates to the recently released ProPublica Surgeon Scorecard. Click HERE to read the Compass Blog on this Scorecard. As I wrote in my previous blog post on the ProPublica Surgeon Scorecard, it is not the perfect solution to measuring and reporting surgery quality. Dr. Rosenbaum agrees and also criticizes ProPublica in her NEJM article. However, Dr. Rosenbaum’s article1Read Our Blog
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