TITLE

State intervention: Leaders have opportunity to design own reform

AUTHOR(S)
DOUGLAS, JAMES
PUB. DATE
May 2011
SOURCE
Modern Healthcare;5/23/2011, Vol. 41 Issue 21, p24
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Opinion
ABSTRACT
The author discusses about the need for state intervention in implementing healthcare reform. He suggests that state governments must exert effort to cut healthcare insurance costs because they are capable of making healthcare reform programs that can handle various needs of the people they serve. A study to be sent to National Governors Association recommends 5 main areas for state-based healthcare reform including quality enhancement, disease management and care coordination, and major care and prevention.
ACCESSION #
60910875

 

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