Managed Care



July 1999

Now, online outlets are alternate retail sites. But if they can help physicians and plans solve medication compliance problems, they will be formidable.
E. Loren Buhle Jr., Ph.D.
Burgeoning legions of managed care detractors would love to see this practice spread, but it would take some high-maintenance gardening.
Frank Diamond
The director of Kaiser Family Foundation's Changing Health Care Marketplace Project says physicians will soon call more of the shots.
The staff model used to define the HMO. Now it's almost gone. But wait — maybe it's not the model that died, but the usefulness of the classification.
Karen L. Trespacz


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