Legal precedents affecting managed care : the physician's responsibilities to patients.
Managed care, which has become a fait accompli in America, has produced a variety of concerns regarding the physician-patient relationship and the responsibility of physicians to their patients.
This article investigates some of the conflicts that develop in this system and reviews important litigation as it relates to managed care.
The author makes specific suggestions for how physicians might manage care when they feel they are being put into an ethical double bind by managed care companies or their thirdparty reviewers.
Mots-clés Pascal : Relation médecin malade, Interaction sociale, Responsabilité professionnelle, Ethique, Organisation santé, Système santé, Etats Unis, Législation, Etude cas, Article synthèse, Homme, Managed Care Organization, Soin autogéré, Amérique du Nord, Amérique
Mots-clés Pascal anglais : Physician patient relation, Social interaction, Occupational responsibility, Ethics, Public health organization, Health system, United States, Legislation, Case study, Review, Human, North America, America
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