Providers largely untouched by consumer-driven plans

Elswick, Jill
June 2004
Employee Benefit News;6/15/2004, Vol. 18 Issue 8, p32
Focuses on the effect of an increase in consumer-driven health plans on the U.S. health care delivery system. Number of people in the U.S. who are enrolled in account-based health plans and tiered hospital plans; Reaction of hospitals and doctors to tiered copayment plans; Goal of Blue Shield of California's Network Choice tiered hospital plan.


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