TITLE

Managed Care Practices For Domestic Abuse Victims Studied

AUTHOR(S)
Fisher, Mary Jane
PUB. DATE
December 1998
SOURCE
National Underwriter / Life & Health Financial Services;12/14/98, Vol. 102 Issue 50, p26
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Presents highlights of the report by the American Association of Health Plans on managed care practices for domestic abuse victims. Causes of difficulty in recognizing signs of abuse; Services provided by managed care groups; Consequences of physical and emotional abuse; Names of organizations which supported the report.
ACCESSION #
1404069

 

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