Research Articles from Managed Care
Sharp Health Plan wanted to increase mammography screening for its at-risk female population. Thirty percent of at-risk members were non-adherent. Members’ reasons for avoiding screening were examined.
Capital Health Plan achieved a 79% improvement in pain scores and a 54% improvement in function scores for its members
A system in which individual insurance policies may be purchased for separate medical products and services is based on a medical options market and takes its cue from the financial sector
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A widespread approach that incorporates various stakeholders may be necessary to change adherence behavior
The old TennCare program had many flaws and detractors. Its near collapse led to a more realistic approach to providing coverage to the uninsured in Tennessee.