Healthcare Management

Managed Care Organisations and Instruments

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ISBN: 978-3-642-38711-1 (Print) 978-3-642-38712-8 (Online)

Table of contents (18 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xiii

  2. Basic Ideas of Managed Care

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 1-1

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      Pages 3-13

      Definitions and Concepts

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      Pages 15-21

      Main Characteristics of the American Healthcare System

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      Pages 23-38

      Theoretical Concepts for the Assessment of Managed Care

  3. Managed Care Organisations and Products

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 39-39

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      Pages 41-44

      Preliminary Remarks

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      Pages 45-61

      Insurance-Based Managed Care Organisations and Products

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      Pages 63-81

      Provider-Based Managed Care Organisations and Products

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      Pages 83-92

      Institutions in the Managed Care Environment

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      Pages 93-95

      Conclusion

  4. Managed Care Instruments

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 97-97

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      Pages 99-114

      Contract Design

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      Pages 115-148

      Compensation Systems

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      Pages 149-217

      Quality and Cost Management

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      Pages 219-242

      Evaluation Procedure

  5. Evaluation of Managed Care

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 243-243

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      Pages 245-247

      Preliminary Remarks

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      Pages 249-250

      Cost Effects of Managed Care

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      Pages 251-253

      Quality Effects of Managed Care

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      Pages 255-256

      Access Effects of Managed Care

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      Pages 257-259

      Acceptance of Managed Care

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      Pages 261-262

      Conclusion

  6. Back Matter

    Pages 263-267