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New Trade Group For DM Industry Has Bold Goals

MANAGED CARE February 1999. © MediMedia USA
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New Trade Group For DM Industry Has Bold Goals

MANAGED CARE February 1999. ©1999 Stezzi Communications

The disease management industry has a new trade association. The Disease Management Association of America, whose board representation includes health plans, hospitals, and disease management vendors, is discussing such goals as developing standards for reporting outcomes and perhaps even accreditation of disease management programs.

Al Lewis, executive director of the Disease Management Purchasing Consortium, is the new trade organization's president.

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National Healthcare Facility Management Summit Palm Beach, FL October 16–17, 2014
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Innovative Member Engagement Operations For Health Plans Las Vegas, NV October 20–21, 2014
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2014 Annual HEDIS® and Star Ratings Symposium Nashville, TN November 3–4, 2014
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World Orphan Drug Congress Europe 2014 Brussels, Belgium November 12–14, 2014
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