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Health care cost containment

Health care cost containment

proceedings of the NGA Committee on Human Resources hearing, December 12, 1983.

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Published by Health Policy Studies, Center for Policy Research, National Governors" Association in Washington, D.C. (444 N. Capitol St., N.W., Washington 20001) .
Written in English

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  • United States.,
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Medical care, Cost of -- United States.,
    • Medical care -- United States -- Cost control.

    • Edition Notes

      ContributionsNGA Committee on Human Resources., National Governor"s Association. Health Policy Studies.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsRA410.53 .H41443 1984
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxiii, 166 p. :
      Number of Pages166
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2914199M
      LC Control Number84145758

      The Health Care Services cost containment calculations for the Rule Set are posted below. The boxes below address the seven different methods of calculation used to determine the maximum allowable payment (MAP) for medical care, treatment, procedures and devices under the Michigan Workers' Compensation Act and the Health Care Services Rules. Jeanette Wojtalewicz, CFO of Omaha, Neb.-based CHI Health, has two views of cost containment. "Certainly, [there is] the traditional cost containment — reducing costs in the healthcare system.

      Health Care and Cost Containment in the European Union (European Political Economy) [Mossialos, Elias, Grand, Julian Le, Le Grand, Julian] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Health Care and Cost Containment in the European Union (European Political Economy)Format: Hardcover. Health-care costs are high and rising. In the United States, estimates for health-care expenditures in exceeded $ billion, approaching 15% of the Gross Domestic Product (GDP). In , the cost of drugs and other medical nondurables was projected to be $ billion, % of total national health expenditures (Burner and Waldo,

      If the cost turns out to be unexpectedly large, American health care will be in worse shape. Without effective cost containment, in time the expense of the entitlements, including insurance coverage requirements, will put a growing burden on insurance buyers and taxpayers. 1 ()HEA-PLUS () - Calls Answered Monday through Friday 8 a.m. – 5 p.m. If you are experiencing any delays or need help in accessing physical or behavioral health services, call the AHCCCS Clinical Resolution Unit at. or If you have a complaint about a provider or a concern about the quality of.


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