(8) Definitions For purposes of this subsection: (A) Costs The term “costs” means expenditures per individual as determined appropriate by the Secretary. In making the determination under the preceding sentence, the Secretary may take into account the amount of growth in expenditures per individual for a physician compared to the amount of such growth for other physicians. (B) Performance period The term “performance period” means a period specified by the Secretary.


42 USC § 1395w-4(p)(8)

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