HCFA to launch pilot program for managed care competitive bidding

August 1996
hfm (Healthcare Financial Management);Aug96, Vol. 50 Issue 8, p10
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Reports on the Health Care Financing Administration's (HCFA) selection of Baltimore as its first site for a competitive bidding pilot program for Medicare managed care plans, starting January 1, 1997. Terms of the three-year pilot program; Standardization of healthcare management organizations' bids per capita rate of payment to cover the combined Part A and B services.


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