Local managed care plans get serious about Medicare

Russell, Judi
July 1996
New Orleans CityBusiness (1994 to 2008);7/01/96, Vol. 16 Issue 52, p17
Reports on the introduction of managed care plans to suit the Medicare requirements of senior citizens in Louisiana. Elimination of members' need for supplemental health insurance; Preferred provider organization resembling the Medicare Select plan; Growth of membership in the state's health maintenance organizations (HMO) brought by the new insurance packages.


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