TITLE

Check the mirrors, adjust the alignment

AUTHOR(S)
Bridgeford, Lydell C.
PUB. DATE
April 2007
SOURCE
Employee Benefit News;Apr2007, Vol. 21 Issue 4, p32
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on aligning claims data with other health reports to improve disease management (DM) programs of employers. Some health experts claim that solely relying on claims data to design DM initiatives might do more harm than good to both employees and employers. Ted Dacko warns that employers have to be careful not to draw clinical inferences from administrative data because they are largely intended for proposes of reimbursement.
ACCESSION #
24885334

 

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