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- Health Care Futurists, the Vision of the Future, and the Nurse Manager. Kerfoot, Karlene // Nursing Economic$;Jul/Aug94, Vol. 12 Issue 4, p235
The future of health care is a topic for many lively discussions today. The frustration of trying to predict the future and to make sense of the chaos that practitioners are presently experiencing is a challenge for everyone who is coping with the forces that are aggressively changing and...
- Managed care dealing a body blow to Northeast hospitals' rating prospects. Meisler, Daniel // Bond Buyer;11/30/98, Vol. 326 Issue 30529, p53
Reports on trends relating to municipal bonds and government securities in the Northeastern States. Impact of managed care on hospitals' bond rating prospects; Ratio of upgraded to downgraded bonds; Allegheny Health, Education and Research Foundation debt rating; Insurance reimbursements;...
- Case Management for Long-Term Conditions: Developing Targeting Processes. Abell, Jessica; Hughes, Jane; Reilly, Siobhan; Berzins, Kathryn; Challis, David // Care Management Journals;Spring2010, Vol. 11 Issue 1, p11
Intensive case management (ICM) is traditionally targeted at patients with complex needs and exists within a wider service context. Targeting is integral to the efficiency of the service. A process and outcome evaluation of case management was conducted in a large urban area in England between...
- Survey Field Report: Sending out an SOS. // Hospital Peer Review;Oct2011, Vol. 36 Issue 10, p111
The article focuses on how Novant Health Inc./Presbyterian Healthcare in Charlotte, North Carolina has surpassed the two surveys, conducted by Joint Commission and Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) which was performed at the same time.
- Health Care Administration - Principles, Practices, Structure, and Delivery. Dooley, Jr., Richard // American Journal of Health Behavior;Mar/Apr96, Vol. 20 Issue 2, p57
No abstract available.
- Hospitals to get help with managed care shift. // AHA News;07/21/97, Vol. 33 Issue 28, p6
Reports on the support to New York State-based hospitals whose Medicaid clients total 20 percent of total admissions from the stat's Medicaid managed care program.
- Insurers, networks at odds. Santiago, Raquel // Crain's Cleveland Business;12/5/94, Vol. 15 Issue 49, p17
Reports on the competition between managed-care insurance companies and hospital networks in Cleveland, Ohio. Merger among local hospitals; Prerogative of managed-care companies to choose hospitals to contract with; Service to a demonstrated market need.
- High overhead, sicker patients tax hospitals. Morrisey, John // Modern Healthcare;12/07/98, Vol. 28 Issue 49, p44
Reveals that the pressure of managed care has resulted in greater hospital efficiency, but it's saddling hospitals with high administrative overhead. Forces shaping healthcare delivery in the United States; Disparity between large and small hospitals; Comments from HCIA officials.
- Houston HMOs on selling block. Saphir, Ann // Modern Healthcare;11/29/99, Vol. 29 Issue 48, p12
Reports on the move of several hospital systems in exiting the managed-care business in Houston, Texas. Agreement of Christus Health and Memorial Hermann Healthcare System hospitals to sell the Memorial Sisters of Charity Health Network; Advantages of the move; Negotiations between Harris...