TITLE

HMOs averaged $11 loss per member in '97

AUTHOR(S)
Bell, Allison
PUB. DATE
September 1998
SOURCE
National Underwriter / Life & Health Financial Services;9/7/98, Vol. 102 Issue 36, p77
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Cites a Weiss Rating study which shows the cost of growth for health maintenance organizations (HMO) in the United States in 1997. Increase in membership as well as medical and administrative expenses; Average loss of $11 per member; Drop in income by $168 for every new member.
ACCESSION #
1078631

 

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