Kelly, Joyce
September 2000
H&HN: Hospitals & Health Networks;Sep2000, Vol. 74 Issue 9, p24
Trade Publication
Features a debate concerning managed care in the United States (U.S.). Use of managed care as a form of health care delivery; Conflict between managed care organizations and U.S. congressional support; Comments on the Patients' Bill of Rights.


Related Articles

  • Partisan differences block patients' rights legislation. Elswick, Jill // Employee Benefit News;04/15/2000, Vol. 14 Issue 5, p11 

    Reports that United States lawmakers' conference committee on managed care reform had planned to finish a patients' rights bill by March 2000. Arguments about the bill; Stance of the Self-Insured Association of America on employer-sponsored health plans; Different versions of the patients'...

  • Don't celebrate too soon. Petitte, Karen // Modern Physician;Nov99, Vol. 3 Issue 11, p28 

    Editorial. Looks at the proposed broad patient protection legislation in the United States. Why the adoption of the House version of the patient protection bill by the full Congress would be ill-advised; Why managed care became the dominant form of health insurance in the nation; Why such...

  • Suits would harm managed care. Lenckus, Dave // Business Insurance;11/20/2000, Vol. 34 Issue 47, p2 

    Reports on the United States-based Professional Liability Underwriting Society's year 2000 conference held in San Antonio, Texas. Lawsuits against managed care companies projected to be created by the proposed patients' bill of rights law in the U.S.; Implications for the managed care industry.

  • Advocate says agents should support PARCA. Brostoff, Steven // National Underwriter / Life & Health Financial Services;2/16/98, Vol. 102 Issue 7, p4 

    Calls for support on the 1997 Patient Access Responsible Care Act (PARCA), a controversial legislation that would federally regulate managed care plans in the United States. Arguments of David E. Hebert, director of federal government affairs of American Association of Nurse Anesthetists, on...

  • Insurance Taxes Proposed; Managed Care Reform. Morris, Jay // Advisor Today;Mar2000, Vol. 95 Issue 3, p108 

    Offers a look at the insurance tax and managed care reform proposals of the United States (US) government for its annual budget plan in February 2000. Implications of the taxes on policyholders; Details on the US Congress' patient's bill of rights; Priority of the Association of Health...

  • Patient-rights act proposed. Green, Jeffrey // AHA News;2/12/96, Vol. 32 Issue 6, p2 

    Reports that the Illinois State Medical Society has introduced legislation spelling out `rights' for patients enrolled in managed care plans. Prohibition on the use of `gag rule' in physician contracts; Enhancement of patient's confidence on their physicians; Criticisms from the Illinois...

  • States get aggresseive on managed care reform. Manos, Diano // AHA News;08/30/99, Vol. 35 Issue 34, p4 

    Focuses the states' aggressive move by passing several laws protecting the patients' rights against managed health care in the United States. Findings of a survey by the National Conference of State Legislature; Provision of some of the laws on patients' rights; Provision of the laws passed by...

  • Health bill wouldn't expand liability.  // Business Insurance;02/01/99, Vol. 33 Issue 5, p38 

    Reports that the passage of the proposed Patients' Bill of Rights-Plus offered by the Senate Republicans will mean that employers and health plans would not face expanded liability for managed care treatment decisions. Measure's provision for self-funded health plans governed by the Employee...

  • Second Opinion: What's Wrong With Canada's Health Care System And How To Fix It. Crnec, Madeleine F. // Journal of the Canadian Chiropractic Association;Mar1990, Vol. 34 Issue 1, p41 

    No abstract available.

  • Health Care Costs Rise.  // Oriental Medicine Journal;Spring96, Vol. 5 Issue 1, p11 

    No abstract available.


Read the Article


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

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics