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Managed Care1Kenesha WhittySystems in Healthcare (HCM632-1604B-01)Phase 3 Individual AssignmentProfessor Peter MarkowitzDecember 27, 2016
Managed Care2In this paper I will be providing a thorough analysis of managed care. I will be discussionhow it a delivery method and how it has facilities the transfer of health services to outpatient andother nontraditional settings of care. I will be discussing the impact managed care has on access,financing and delivery of health care in the United States. I also will be discussing managedcare’s role in promoting health.Managed care plans are a type of health insurance. They have contracts with health care providers and medical facilities to provide care for members at reduced costs. These providers make up the plan's network. There are 3 different types of Managed care plans. They are 1. Health Maintenance Organizations (HMO) usually only pay for care within the network. You choose a primary care doctor who coordinates most of your care. 2. Preferred Provider