Target patient population
Target patient population means an identified patient population selected by a value-based enterprise or its VBE participants based on legitimate and verifiable criteria that -
(1) Are set out in writing in advance of the commencement of the value-based arrangement; and
(2) Further the value-based enterprise's value-based purpose(s).
42 CFR § 411.351
The definitions in this subpart apply only for purposes of section 1877 of the Act and this subpart. As used in this subpart, unless the context indicates otherwise: