TITLE

Ernst & Young says HMOs should improve data

AUTHOR(S)
Bell, Allison
PUB. DATE
November 1998
SOURCE
National Underwriter / Life & Health Financial Services;11/2/98, Vol. 102 Issue 44, p3
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Features the Ernst & Young LLP study which indicated that United States managed care firms are spending more money on computers but they still lacked data needed to generate complete and accurate performance report. Comparison of several large managed care companies' operation from handling claims to controlling use of medical services; Lack of consistent definitions for measures; Problems related to data-tracking issues.
ACCESSION #
1265663

 

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