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Q&A
Patrick Mullen
Call it "thinking out of the box" or "pushing the mental envelope" or whatever the buzz words of the day might be: Donald Berwick, M.D., is an outspoken advocate of finding new and better ways to deliver health care. His organization promotes them. And a lot of people are listening.
Frank Diamond
Too many HMO executives are swayed by vendor data compiled using flawed methodology. Keep your eye on the denominator.
Washington Watch
Michael Levin-Epstein
Mark D. Abruzzo, J.D.
Federal and state legislators and enforcement agencies are putting more responsibility for prevention and detection of fraud and abuse on MCOs.
Managed Care Outlook
News and Commentary
News and Commentary