Managed Care

 

 

September 1999

Florida will soon test a program that could provide competition for HMOs serving the Medicaid population. Other states are watching.
Frank Diamond
Lessons have been learned from early PHOs, which lacked direction and had misaligned interests between hospitals and physicians.
MargaretAnn Cross
Electoral politics, the Internet, and much more sophisticated patients have all helped to redistribute power among managed care players.
Frank Diamond
The per-visit cost of a house call is high, but used judiciously, this practice can lower overall medical costs — not to mention provide better care.
Ed Rabinowitz
This physician and his backers are making a $100 million bet that electronic patient records, and widespread access to them through the Internet, are not far away for most practices.

Meetings

4th Partnering With ACOs Summit Los Angeles, CA October 27–28, 2014
PCMH & Shared Savings ACO Leadership Summit Nashville, TN November 3–4, 2014
2014 Annual HEDIS® and Star Ratings Symposium Nashville, TN November 3–4, 2014
Medicare Risk Adjustment, Revenue Management, & Star Ratings Fort Lauderdale, FL November 12–14, 2014
World Orphan Drug Congress Europe 2014 Brussels, Belgium 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
HealthIMPACT Southeast Tampa, FL January 23, 2015