MANAGED CARE IN THE UNITED STATES
This paper will provide an in-depth review of how Managed Care has facilitated the transfer of
health services to outpatient and other nontraditional settings of care. The goal is to better
understand the role managed care has had on the delivery of healthcare over several years.
Specifically, this paper will examine the impact managed care has had on the access, financing,
and delivery of health care in the United States. Managed care has and will continue to evolve in
order to meet the demand of members and the rising healthcare costs.
Lastly, this paper will
discuss how Managed Care has contributed to promoting health?
Managed Care is a delivery system that delivers healthcare services that are managed in
order to provide lower medical services to the patient. As early as the mid-twentieth century,