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Frank Diamond
It happened in the slump of the early 1990s, and it could very well happen again. Managed care feasts while other industries starve. People will still get sick, even in bad times.
Charles Downey
Many hospitals already have some variety of emergency diagnostic and treatment units. HMOs and physicians should welcome this level of care.
Gregory J. Borca
The amount of fraud in the health care system is staggering, but computer analysis can help reduce the level. Here is one company's strategy.
Systems & Software
Joyce R. Ochs
News and Commentary