Managed Care Services: Policy, Programs, and Research by Nancy W. VeederManaged Care Services: Policy, Programs, and Research by Nancy W. Veeder

Managed Care Services: Policy, Programs, and Research

byNancy W. Veeder, Wilma Peebles-Wilkins, James J. Callahan

Hardcover | December 15, 2000

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This book provides a broad analysis of the policy, programmatic, and research issues surrounding managed care services delivery systems that provide the majority of health and behavioral health care services in the United States. By including an interdisciplinary group of authors andaddressing multiple fields of practice including health care, gerontology, child welfare, substance abuse, and mental health, the editors provide a broad overview of "macro" managed care issues.
Nancy W. Veeder and Wilma Peebles-Wilkins are both at Boston University School of Social Work.
Title:Managed Care Services: Policy, Programs, and ResearchFormat:HardcoverPublished:December 15, 2000Publisher:Oxford University PressLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:019513429X

ISBN - 13:9780195134292

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Table of Contents

ForewordContributorsIntroduction: Managed Health and Behavioral Health Care Services Delivery: A Complex, Interrelated System of Policies, Programs, and ResearchPart One: The Context of Human Service Practice in Managed Care Environments1. Judith Shindul-Rothschild: The Macroeconomic Impact of Managed Care2. Elizabeth Pearson Philp and Barbara Berkman: Biotechnology and Managed Care: Effects on Health Care Cost, Clinical Practice, and Education of Health Care Professionals3. King Davis: The Intersection of Free-for-Service, Managed Health Care, and Cultural Competence: Implications for National Health Care Policy and Services to People of Color4. Frederic G. Reamer: Ethics and Managed Care Policy5. Susan Saunders: System Care Management: Purpose, Structure, and FunctionPart Two: Managed Care: Services Delivery Domains for Special Needs and At-Risk Populations6. Vivian H. Jackson, Charlotte McCullough, and Jan McCarthy: Managed Care and Child Welfare Practitioner Training Needs7. Scott Miyake Geron: Managed Care and Care Management for Older Adults8. Roberta R. Greene and W. Patrick Sullivan: Managed Care and the Ecological Perspective: Meeting the Needs of Older Adults in the Twenty-First Century9. Susan B. Stern: Outcomes Research for Children and Adolescents: Implications for Children's Mental Health and Managed Care10. Susan M. Chandler: Facilitating the Enrollment of Elderly and Disabled Persons into Medicaid Managed Care11. Wes Shera: Managed Care and the Severely Mentally Ill: Current Issues and Future Challenges12. Wilma Peebles-Wilkins and Nancy W. Veeder: Research Needs in the Managed Care of Substance-Abusing PatientsConclusion: Managing the Change in Health and Behavioral Health CareManaged Care GlossaryIndex