Managed Care

 

 

January 1997

Are there lessons to be learned from the HMO that's doing arguably the nation's best job of satisfying members? Yes, and one of them is that member satisfaction alone doesn't assure success.
Patrick Mullen
We know that ACE inhibitors are a front-line treatment for congestive heart failure, but they're not prescribed often enough. Will managed care give physicians a nudge?
Anne Bilodeau
This British-trained, San Diego-based family physician says today's managed care reminds him of what his homeland went through 48 years ago — and points out lessons the British experience can teach.
Eric G. Anderson, M.D.
Physicians, plans and patients are discovering that the promise of genetic testing will be hard to fulfill. Even when a test can show predisposition toward a disease, performing it can't necessarily improve medical outcomes. Unfortunately, doing these tests can have some unintended negative effects.
Jean Lawrence

Meetings

Private Health Insurance Exchanges Conference Washington, D.C. October 7–8, 2014
National Healthcare Facility Management Summit Palm Beach, FL October 16–17, 2014
National Healthcare CFO Summit Las Vegas, NV October 19–21, 2014
National Healthcare CXO Summit Las Vegas, NV October 19–21, 2014
Innovative Member Engagement Operations For Health Plans Las Vegas, NV October 20–21, 2014
4th Partnering With ACOs Summit Los Angeles, CA October 27–28, 2014
2014 Annual HEDIS® and Star Ratings Symposium Nashville, TN November 3–4, 2014
PCMH & Shared Savings ACO Leadership Summit Nashville, TN November 3–4, 2014
World Orphan Drug Congress Europe 2014 Brussels, Belgium November 12–14, 2014
Medicare Risk Adjustment, Revenue Management, & Star Ratings Fort Lauderdale, FL November 12–14, 2014
Healthcare Chief Medical Officer Forum Alexandria, VA November 13–14, 2014
Home Care Leadership Summit Atlanta, GA November 17–18, 2014