IN THIS ISSUE

John Carroll
Pay tied to performance has become the norm outside of managed care. Now, the industry wants the same for its captains.
Alan G. Adler, MD, MS
Jay S. Schukman, MD, MS
While there has been much discussion about the need to reduce medical errors, little attention has been given to how health insurers can help.
Editor's Memo
John Marcille
Ethics
Michael S. Victoroff, MD
You can buy just about anything on the Internet these days — including lifesaving body parts. Where do we draw the line?
Legislation & Regulation
John Carroll
Legislation & Regulation
John Carroll
The pharmaceutical giant says that its disease management program saved Florida $42 million, but a state watchdog group remains unconvinced.
Legislation & Regulation
John Carroll
Compensation Monitor
Tomorrow's Medicine
Thomas Morrow, MD
The recently approved artificial heart marks a technological advance, but the reality of cost is a matter that needs addressing by managed care.
Employer Update
MargaretAnn Cross
HSAs, FSAs, HRAs — it's all alphabet soup to many employers. HMOs need to be able to accommodate all sorts of new payment schemes.
News and Commentary
News and Commentary