Vanderbilt's sale of health plans stalls
- Academic centers opt out of managed care. Kirchheimer, Barbara // Modern Healthcare;07/17/2000, Vol. 30 Issue 29, p2
Reports on the decision of the Nashville, Tennessee-based Vanderbilt University, which operates the not-for-profit Vanderbilt Medical Center, to discontinue its Health 1-2-3 Plantinum plan. What prompted the decision; Financial losses of Vanderbilt's Medicare health maintenance organization;...
- A Symposium on Psychotherapy in the Age of Managed Care(*). Roback, Howard B.; Barton, David; Castelnuovo-Tedesco, Pietro; Gay, Volney; Havens, Leston; Nash, James // American Journal of Psychotherapy;Winter1999, Vol. 53 Issue 1, p1
Provides information on a symposium presented at Vanderbilt University Medical Center on the Department of Psychiatry's 50th anniversary. Compatibility of managed care and psychotherapy; Relevance of the Consumer Reports' psychotherapy study to the emphasis given by managed care organization...
- Trinity ready to exit managed care. Benko, Laura B. // Modern Healthcare;3/13/2006, Vol. 36 Issue 11, p17
The article reports on the plan of Trinity Health to sell its managed-care subsidiary Trinity Health Plans in the U.S. in 2006. Spokesman Stephen Shivinsky comments on Trinity's core business of providing patient care. In terms of financial conditions, Trinity Health Plans is relatively strong...
- Second Opinion: What's Wrong With Canada's Health Care System And How To Fix It. Crnec, Madeleine F. // Journal of the Canadian Chiropractic Association;Mar1990, Vol. 34 Issue 1, p41
No abstract available.
- Health Care Costs Rise. // Oriental Medicine Journal;Spring96, Vol. 5 Issue 1, p11
No abstract available.
- Managed care survey on integrated delivery. // AHA News;12/16/96, Vol. 32 Issue 49, p5
Discusses report findings which indicated that 42% of the surveyed managed care organizations are part of integrated-delivery systems. Inclusion of the report in the `National Directory of Managed and Integrated Care Organizations,' by the Managed Care Information Center.
- Managed care recommendations out. // AHA News;12/22/97, Vol. 33 Issue 49, p6
Focuses on the California Managed Care Health Improvement Task Force's release of its recommendations for improving managed care in the state.
- Health plan hikes expected. // Business Insurance;01/12/98, Vol. 32 Issue 2, p2
States that employers in New York City are anticipating an increase in costs of health plans. Estimate of the proposed increase; Reference to a survey conducted by Towers Perrin; Details on the survey; Projections issued by employers regarding employee-only coverage.
- Better HMO results foreseen for '98. Greenwald, Judy // Business Insurance;03/16/98, Vol. 32 Issue 11, p2
Reports that managed care companies in the United States could have better results in 1998 than in 1997, depending on health maintenance organizations' (HMOs) success in increasing rates to outpace costs. Factors which will determine HMOs' stock performance; Developments in managed care during...