Tools of the Trade
There are ways for low-income groups to avoid paying top dollar for prescriptions. Here's one way physicians can educate consumers.
Although they're an old form of managed care, the best continuing care retirement communities (CCRCs) strive to be life maintenance organizations.
State legislatures that tackle medical group insolvencies have come up with strategies that sometimes shift accountability to HMOs.
A CONVERSATION WITH BECKY J. CHERNEY
The CEO of a large Florida employer coalition insists that the information that companies are beginning to demand will force the industry to change.
Health plans concerned about the cost of pharmacy benefits might want to look at potential effects of prescription drug reimportation — formulary issues and legal questions, to name two — even if full implementation is a while off.