June 2002

David M. Lawrence, MD, MPH, guided the country's largest not-for-profit health plan through the tumultuous managed care decade.

Frank Diamond
More and more, mandatory arbitration clauses are surfacing in agreements between businesses and individuals. Will the line be drawn at managed care?
Bob Carlson
With a budget of about $230 billion for 40 million patients, many with chronic ailments, is it any wonder that these two forces are courting?
John Carroll
Gregory D. Berg, PhD
Sandeep Wadhwa, MD, MBA

PBMs and HMOs, by imposing a workload that doesn't allow enough time for needed functions, seem to want pharmacists to fail, this author asserts.
Jeffry R. Ellis, RPh