HMOs averaged $11 loss per member in '97

Bell, Allison
September 1998
National Underwriter / Life & Health Financial Services;9/7/98, Vol. 102 Issue 36, p77
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.


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