HCA 210 HCA210 Week 6 Assignment Presentation

HCA 210 HCA210 Week 6 Assignment Presentation - Health...

Info iconThis preview shows pages 1–6. Sign up to view the full content.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
Образец подзаголовка Health Insurance Options in the United States [name] April 20, 2010
Background image of page 1

Info iconThis preview has intentionally blurred sections. Sign up to view the full version.

View Full DocumentRight Arrow Icon
What is Health Insurance? б Insurance is purchased to protect from financial losses in the future. б Health insurance is purchased to protect from financial losses due to expenses that occur from medical services. б Can be purchased via the private sector or publicly funded. б Can be purchased by individuals or through employers or associations.
Background image of page 2
Beginnings of Health Insurance б Franklin Health Assurance Company of Massachusetts – 1850 б Accident insurance – 1860 б Sickness coverage – 1911 б Predecessor to HMO – 1929 б Modern Health Insurance
Background image of page 3

Info iconThis preview has intentionally blurred sections. Sign up to view the full version.

View Full DocumentRight Arrow Icon
Health Insurance Options б Managed Care HMO – Health Maintenance Organizations PPO – Preferred Provider Organization POS – Point of Service TRICARE
Background image of page 4
Managed Care б Emphasis on preventative care б Service delivery and financing functions are integrated б Control cost and health care use б Benefits: Lower cost б Disadvantages: Provider and service restrictions
Background image of page 5

Info iconThis preview has intentionally blurred sections. Sign up to view the full version.

View Full DocumentRight Arrow Icon
Image of page 6
This is the end of the preview. Sign up to access the rest of the document.

This note was uploaded on 10/04/2010 for the course HCA 210 HCA 210 taught by Professor Suziemays during the Fall '10 term at University of Phoenix.

Page1 / 10

HCA 210 HCA210 Week 6 Assignment Presentation - Health...

This preview shows document pages 1 - 6. Sign up to view the full document.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
Ask a homework question - tutors are online