Managed Care

 

 

March 2001

The authors argue that this method can enhance patient care by improving provider awareness, resulting in millions of dollars in savings.
Alan H. Heaton, Pharm. D. ; Gina R. Westfall, Pharm. D.
HMOs place great stock in disease prevention, but some highly recommended services go uncovered. Plans and purchasers often don't agree on priorities.
Michael D. Dalzell
This surgeon and Harvard scholar says better systems emerge when those who encounter problems firsthand design the improvements themselves.
Patrick Mullen
HMOs may be trying harder, but PPOs seem less interested. Then there's the whole issue of credentialing's relationship to the licensure process.
Frank Diamond
Jeffrey Wasserman, Ph.D. ; Gifford Boyce-Smith, M.D. ; David S. P. Hopkins, Ph.D. ; Vernon Schabert, Ph.D. ; Mayer B. Davidson, M.D.

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