TITLE

The Health Care 250

AUTHOR(S)
Serb, Chris
PUB. DATE
April 1999
SOURCE
H&HN: Hospitals & Health Networks;Apr99, Vol. 73 Issue 4, p38
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Presents the Health Care 250, a ranking of the 1998 performance of health care companies in the United States. Basis of the ranking; Comments from industry officials.
ACCESSION #
1813046

 

Related Articles

  • Health care costs increase.  // Business Insurance;11/12/2001, Vol. 35 Issue 46, p1 

    Surveys health care premiums costs increase of employers in New York. Factors affecting the rise of health care cost; Provision of savings by health maintenance organizations and point-of service plans; Percentage of active employers enrolled in Preferred Provider Organizations.

  • Buy health, not health care. Hanson, Robin // CATO Journal;Spring/Summer94, Vol. 14 Issue 1, p135 

    Discusses alternatives on getting quality health care. Concerns about health maintenance organization incentives; Advantages of having a single organization manage both the health care and life insurance of an individual; Membership in a medical defense club.

  • Health maintenance organizations on the rise in Indiana. Shankle, Greta // Indianapolis Business Journal;9/19/94, Vol. 15 Issue 25, p10A 

    Reports on the burgeoning of health maintenance organizations (HMO) in Indiana. HMOs awaiting license approval in Indiana; Offering of comprehensive medical benefits for a predetermined fee schedule; Percentage of Indiana residents enrolled in an HMO; Skepticism about managed care; Need of...

  • Nevada HMOs grow at a good clip. Reed, Vita // Las Vegas Business Press;04/06/98, Vol. 15 Issue 14, p3 

    Reports that health maintenance organizations (HMOs) in Nevada are growing at a faster rate than the general population as reported by a state Health Division report. Number of Nevadans who belonged to HMOs on December 31, 1997; Growth in the state's population; Factor which contributed to the...

  • Twin Cities: where HMOs are welcome. Katzman, Christine Ngeo // Modern Healthcare;11/09/98, Vol. 28 Issue 45, p90 

    Focuses on the healthcare system in Twin Cities or the Minneapolis-St. Paul area, in Minnesota. Description of the place; Four hospital systems that dominated the area; Problems of the Minnesota health plans.

  • San Diego market is steady as a rock. Shinkman, Ron // Modern Healthcare;12/07/98, Vol. 28 Issue 49, p48 

    Looks at the market status of San Diego, California's healthcare industry. Dominant healthcare providers; Comments from health officials; Hospital services in San Diego; Projects initiated by ScrippsHealth company.

  • Enrollment is up in Medicare-risk HMOs.  // Modern Healthcare;03/08/99, Vol. 29 Issue 10, p25 

    Reports on the increase in enrollments in Medicare-risk health maintenance organizations (HMO) in the United States. Impact of changes in reimbursement policies to Medicare HMO.

  • 'An ounce of prevention ...'. Daugherty, Christi // New Orleans CityBusiness (1994 to 2008);07/26/99 Supplement Managed Care, Vol. 20 Issue 4, p3A 

    Focuses on the disease management programs of health maintenance organizations in Louisiana. Challenges in implementing the programs; Identification of patients who might benefit from disease management; Effectiveness of such programs in managing costs; Physicians' attitudes toward the...

  • HHS says it's in step with IOM report on quality.  // Getting Paid in Behavioral Healthcare;Jan2003, Vol. 8 Issue 1, p7 

    Indicates that the Institute of Medicine has issued a report which emphasizes the need for greater consistency in how the performance of healthcare provider organizations is measured. Statement by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services; Call for performance standards to be valid and...

  • After increase in 2003, CARF fees frozen for this year.  // Getting Paid in Behavioral Healthcare;Feb2004, Vol. 9 Issue 2, p8 

    Reports on the announcement of U.S. accreditation services agency CARF that it will not change its fees for medical service providers in 2003. Reason behind the agency's decision; Application fee.

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of THE LIBRARY OF VIRGINIA

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

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics