Health Plan Hodgepodge

February 2010
HealthLeaders Magazine;Feb2010, Vol. 13 Issue 2, p60
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.


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