Ernst & Young says HMOs should improve data

Bell, Allison
November 1998
National Underwriter / Life & Health Financial Services;11/2/98, Vol. 102 Issue 44, p3
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.


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