TITLE

DEALING WITH DYING: HOW INSURERS CAN HELP PATIENTS SEEKING LAST-CHANCE THERAPIES (EVEN WHEN THE ANSWER IS "NO")

AUTHOR(S)
Cerminara, Kathy L.
PUB. DATE
June 2005
SOURCE
Health Matrix: Journal of Law-Medicine;Summer2005, Vol. 15 Issue 2, p285
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Other
ABSTRACT
Presents an approach toward making decisions and communicating with patients about coverage for last-chance therapies. Explanation why last-chance therapy suggestions are sought; System of external review of coverage denials; Procedure that would help patients deal with dying in a more therapeutic way.
ACCESSION #
18451063

 

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