TITLE

Recession squeeze: Area sees growth in uninsured, Medi-Cal numbers

AUTHOR(S)
McKinney, Maureen
PUB. DATE
July 2011
SOURCE
Modern Healthcare;7/25/2011 Anniversary Issue, p22
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article provides information on the healthcare market in the area of Ontario, San Bernardino and Riverside in California. It says that the job loss and home foreclosures have led to rapid growth of uninsured individuals and those dependent on the state Medicaid program. The author adds that the IEHP has made available pay-for-performance incentive payments to motivate physicians, which provide appropriate preventive screening services and reward the use of the member history record.
ACCESSION #
63542448

 

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