Managed health care is propelling the health care industry toward further consolidation at an unprecedented pace.
A thorough understanding of managed care organizations (MCOs) and products is essential to physicians who endeavor to play an active role in the transitional process.
This article begins with a survey of generic differences between the basic types of managed care organizations and their products.
It then moves on to create a framework for comparison of managed care organizations on the basis of extemal environmental factors and internal structural elements.
Mots-clés Pascal : Soin intégré, Evolution, Organisation, Gestion, Coût, Choix, Equipe soignante, Assurance maladie, Article synthèse, Homme, Etats Unis, Amérique du Nord, Amérique, Economie santé
Mots-clés Pascal anglais : Managed care, Evolution, Organization, Management, Costs, Choice, Health care staff, Health insurance, Review, Human, United States, North America, America, Health economy
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Inist-CNRS - Institut de l'Information Scientifique et Technique
Cote : 98-0095426
Code Inist : 002B30A06A. Création : 14/05/1998.