Don't lose your head

Cerne, Frank
March 1995
H&HN: Hospitals & Health Networks;3/5/95, Vol. 69 Issue 5, p45
Trade Publication
Presents guidelines for hospitals and physicians in avoiding financial decapitation that may result from risk contracting. Reduction of risk of financial decapitation through the management of prepaid health plans; Types of risks; Control of risks; Modeling of risk implications; Risk-sharing arrangements; Stop-loss insurance.


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