IN THIS ISSUE

Daniel P. Sulmasy, MD, PhD
The evolution of managed care has posed ethical problems for physicians, plan administrators, and even patients. Four ethicists find that questions are many, while satisfactory answers are in short supply.
Edward T. Waters
The Senate version would leave previous state and federal rulings against HMOs intact. Medical directors ignoring external-review boards can be sued.
Q&A
Patrick Mullen
Lobbying in Washington, monitoring state legislation and generally looking out for the interests of pharmacy programs run by health care plans and pharmacy benefit managers, Judith Cahill leads the AMCP at an exciting, critical time.
Systems & Software
Joyce R. Ochs
Managed Care Outlook
News and Commentary
News and Commentary