This thoroughly revised and updated book provides a strategic and operational resource for use in planning and decision-making. The Handbook enables readers to fine-tune operation strategies by providing updates on critical managed care issues, insights to the complex managed care environment, and methods to gain and maintain cost-efficient, high quality health services. With 30 new chapters, it includes advice from managers in the field on how to succeed in every aspect of managed care including: quality management, claims and benefits administration, and managing patient demand. The Handbook is considered to be the standard resource for the managed care industry.... 437-438 decision-making process, 434-435 defined, 433 drug access impact, 437-438 pharmacoeconomics, 435^37 pharmacy benefit management, 433-438 selection, 434a435 state law, 1336 treatment guidelines, 438 utilization impact, anbsp;...
|Title||:||The Managed Health Care Handbook|
|Author||:||Peter Reid Kongstvedt|
|Publisher||:||Jones & Bartlett Learning - 2001|