Studying the World Beneath the Org Chart
- The invisible hierarchy. STEPHENSON, KAREN // Journal of Property Management;Nov/Dec98, Vol. 63 Issue 6, p10
Interviews Karen Stephenson, professor of management at the University of California in Los Angeles and president of NetForm, about informal networks in organizations. Importance of such networks to a company; How these social networks function in a business; Value of these pivotal network...
- Diagnosing Cultural Health. Tyler, Kathryn // HR Magazine;Aug2011, Vol. 56 Issue 8, p52
An interview with Karen Stephenson, president of NetForm International Inc., is presented. Having studied cultural anthropology, Stephenson discusses the importance of social networks in the workplace. She explains the different patterns of social networks and differentiates them with popular...
- Step up to the podium. Katzman, Christine Ngeo // Modern Physician;Aug99, Vol. 3 Issue 8, p34
Focuses on the outreach programs of physicians in the United States. Information on the lecture programs of Martin's Point Health Care in Portland, Maine; Mission of Martin's Point; Details on the program of Dean Medical Center in Madison, Wisconsin.
- Bleak outlook. // Modern Physician;Jan2003, Vol. 7 Issue 1, p12
Reports on the decline in the number of U.S. physicians participating in Medicare, as of January 2003. Role played by the 2002 physician payment cut imposed by the government on the decline; Action taken by the government in response to the matter; Various comments on the trend.
- Share a Morning Cup Of Communication. Wunder, Heidi // Review of Ophthalmology;Sep2002, Vol. 9 Issue 9, p26
Determines the importance of staff meetings among doctors and administrators in the U.S. Inclusion of patient condition reports in daily meetings; Advantage of making attendance of the doctor mandatory; Identification of alternative forums for discussion.
- Complexities of cancer require its management to be physician-directed. Edlin, Mari // Managed Healthcare Executive;Aug2002, Vol. 12 Issue 8, p30
Focuses on the importance of physicians in managing the complexities of cancer in the U.S. Necessity in managing cancer; Estimation of the number of persons diagnosed with cancer; Importance factors in increasing survival rates.
- Giving physicians incentives to contain costs under Medicaid. Welch, Pete // Health Care Financing Review;Winter90, Vol. 12 Issue 2, p103
Summarizes the risk arrangements in Medicaid programs that put physicians at risk in the United States. Physician services paid by a capitation amount by partial capitation and health insuring organizations; Framework of risk arrangements; Specific programs such as the Santa Barbara Health...
- Legislation leads to $4.8 million for Medicare carriers. // Health Care Financing Review;Winter90, Vol. 12 Issue 2, p179
Reports that Medicare carriers were paid bonuses totaling $4.8 million in 1990 as a result of their successful efforts to implement programs to recruit and retain physicians as participating physicians. Establishment of Medicare participating physician programs through the Deficit Reduction Act...
- Physician attestation requirement is repealed. // hfm (Healthcare Financial Management);Sep95, Vol. 49 Issue 9, p5
Reports that American physicians are no longer required to sign attestation forms before Medicare claims can be submitted. Review of the attestations; Administrative burden for hospitals.