Managed Care Terminology
The following terms are commonly used in the managed care community. The inclusion of any term,
however, does not constitute an endorsement or recommendation by the Department or any of its agencies or
employees. HHS does not endo
Managed Care Week 6
How has the Internet changed managed care?
I think the internet has changed managed care. The internet brought us websites where we can check
our own symptoms, talk to a doctor online, and research the history and backgrounds of hospit
Managed care week 4 discussion board
How has the emphasis on managed care hurt or helped the emphasis on quality of patient care
and customer satisfaction?
Detsch, Kathryn (User)
Managed care has helped the emphasis on patient care and customer satisfacti
Managed care week 3 discussion
The gatekeeper role is critical to the functionality of traditional HMO utilization management.
In your opinion, how could an HMO best use this resource and minimize negative customer
What is your definition
The doctor-patient relationship has always been the foundation of healthcare. It also the medium
in which data are gathered, diagnoses and treatment plans created, healing, and patient support is
provided. To managed care organizations, its i
Why do you think access to care is such a problem with respect to managed care of Medicare/Medicaid
Patients have insufficient access to health care providers and lack of coordination and continuity of care,
mainly because of low payment ra
Prompt 1: Think about yourself as a writer. How closely do you follow the five steps of effective business
writing (audience analysis, planning, drafting, revising, and formatting and proofreading)? Why? Do you
generally get affected by procra
Prompt 2: Think about a TV ad that you like. What does it try to sell? Does it follow the AIDA model? If
yes, what is the attention-grabber? Does it appeal to logic, emotions, or both? Is the action request
clear? Is the ad effective? Why, or why not?
Prompt 1: What are some advantages and disadvantages of the grapevine? How can savvy managers use
the grapevine to their advantage? Is it possible to get rid of the grapevine altogether?
The grapevine is considered to be the informal communication network
I do believe that I am an effective listener most of the time. I have always felt that being a good listener
was very important. It started when I was a child. I was painfully shy growing up so I listening to others
was easier for me than speaking. This d
Bus and Pro writing week 6
Think about a recent crisis that has been on the news. How effectively did the companies involved
handle the crisis.
I chose the recent recall of Cheerios from General Mills. They have issued a voluntary Class I recall of the
Is healthcare a right or a privilege in the U.S.?
Healthcare started off in this country as a privilege. However, as the country has evolved, so have the
thoughts of what should be a right or a privilege. I believe that in the world we live in now, health
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Accountability: Sanctions, both positive and negative, attached to carrying out responsibilities.
Accrual Basis of Accounting: An accounting method which tracks the flow of resources and the
Hi, I am Kelly. I live in Tampa, Fl. I am originally from New York. I have worked in retail for many years and
now I am trying to pursue a degree to work in the medical field. I enjoy the people side of retail but not
much else. I believe that I can be mu