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HMO premiums are lower than indemnity costs because members tend to be healthier, says a study by the National Bureau of Economic Research .... The AMA says the average physician's income dropped in 1998, for the first time in five years, by $2,200.... A sustained HbA1c reduction in diabetic patients produces significant cost savings in just one to two years, according to the Journal of the American Medical Association.... What do members say makes for a good managed care plan? Access, physician communication, and customer service, according to a Commonwealth Fund survey.

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HAP, a subsidiary of Henry Ford Health System, is a nonprofit health plan providing coverage to individuals, companies and organizations. This executive develops strategies to meet membership and revenue targets through products, pricing, market segmentation and advertising.  Aligns business among Business Development, Commercial Sales, Medicare and Public Sector Programs and Product Development. Seeks to enhance and be responsible for business development and expansion through the development of an effective product portfolio, strong interpersonal relationships and service excellence.

Apply via email to jfedder1@hfhs.org or online at http://p.rfer.us/HENRYFORDlXqAJA

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