Benchmarking Guide 99

January 1999
H&HN: Hospitals & Health Networks;Jan99, Vol. 73 Issue 1, p49
Trade Publication
Presents information from the databases of six organizations for benchmarking under managed care. Financial and departmental performance; Seven key health care markets; Inpatient and outpatient procedures; Medical group practices.


Related Articles

  • Error messages.  // Health Management Technology;Feb1998, Vol. 19 Issue 2, p12 

    Profiles Harrisburgh, Pennsylvania-based Synertech's Managed Care Information System. HMOs, IPAS and others as target markets; IBM as the recommended client or desk platform; Inclusion of electronic claims management and review features; Case-mix or case management in clinical applications.

  • Making a Molehill Out of a Mountain of Claims. Hilts, Michael E. // Health Management Technology;Aug2000, Vol. 21 Issue 8, p48 

    Presents information on a study on the integration of hardware and information systems in the processing of transactions from managed care providers and employers. Objectives and design of the study; Data used; Results.

  • Information systems. Montague, Jim; Pitman, Hilarie // H&HN: Hospitals & Health Networks;5/20/96, Vol. 70 Issue 10, p12 

    Focuses on efforts to improve information systems in managed care companies. Automation of administrative functions; Contact information on survey results on the information systems of health maintenance organizations.

  • Strategic planning for managed care information systems. Ribka, John P. // Health Management Technology;Nov1996, Vol. 17 Issue 12, p30 

    Emphasizes the importance of planning for the selection and implementation of managed care information systems. Review and update of information systems (IS) plans; Functional areas of a health system; Sales/Marketing and contact management systems as related services; Availability of IS...

  • Healthcare data analysis systems. Kadas, Richard // Health Management Technology;Jun1995, Vol. 16 Issue 7, p12 

    Discusses the emergence of healthcare data analysis systems (HCDAS) as a tool to measure resource utilization of any population. Facilitator of population-based comparisons; Objective in the data-management process; Analytical axes covered by HCDAS; Capabilities of an HCDAS to look for;...

  • Catching the second wave of computerization. Patterson, David // Nursing Homes: Long Term Care Management;Jun97, Vol. 46 Issue 6, p94 

    Provides information on computerization in processing of information across departmental lines in managed care. How to choose appropriate software; Why should manage care institutions adopts changes in data processing; Benefits of using computer networks; Comments of Deborah L. Roland,...

  • When providers become payers under managed care. Moynihan, James J. // hfm (Healthcare Financial Management);Mar94, Vol. 48 Issue 3, p82 

    Recommends the use of electronic data interchange (EDI) standards for the administration of managed care contracts. Competition between hospitals and physician hospital organizations for capitated contracts in a managed care environment.

  • Selecting managed care information systems. Ciotti, Vince; Zodda, Fred // hfm (Healthcare Financial Management);Jun96, Vol. 50 Issue 6, p34 

    Presents suggestions on selecting information systems capable of meeting the demands of managed care providers. Types of systems available; Price range; System modules; Types of vendors selling the systems; Brief review of reimbursement methodologies; Definition of what constitutes a managed...

  • Shifts complicate data systems. Meszaros, Liz // Ophthalmology Times;3/6/95, Vol. 20 Issue 10, p11 

    Discusses the implications of the shifts in the managed care industry on the collection and analysis of information. Information systems of managed care organizations; Features of the PANDORA Managed Care Information System; Use of I-Max system to facilitate the co-habitation of the business...


Read the Article


Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics