TITLE

Health Plan Hodgepodge

AUTHOR(S)
MASTERSON, LES
PUB. DATE
February 2010
SOURCE
HealthLeaders Magazine;Feb2010, Vol. 13 Issue 2, p60
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
A reprint of the article "Health Plan Hodgepodge," by Les Masterson is presented. It discusses various payment models for health insurance plans in the U.S. by 2020. It is projected that most doctors will employ electronic medical records (EMR) that offer search and analysis capabilities in 2020. Health Industry Forum director Robert E. Mechanic advises health insurers to make investments on technology that enables data collection and dissemination.
ACCESSION #
47853168

 

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