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Effect of a health maintenance organization on physiologic health

Effect of a health maintenance organization on physiologic health

results from a randomized trial

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Published by Rand in Santa Monica, CA .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Health maintenance organizations -- United States,
  • Medical care -- United States

  • Edition Notes

    StatementElizabeth M. Sloss ... [et al.]
    SeriesRand health insurance experiment series, Rand report -- R-3526-HHS, R (Rand Corporation) -- R-3526-HHS
    ContributionsSloss, Elizabeth M, Rand Corporation, United States. Dept. of Health and Human Services
    The Physical Object
    Paginationv, 9 p. :
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15314098M
    ISBN 100833008595

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[Elizabeth M Sloss; Rand Corporation.; United States. Department of. In a previous comparison of persons between 14 and 62 years of age randomly assigned to receive care through a fee-for-service system (n= ) or through a health maintenance organization (HMO) (n= ) in Seattle, Washington, persons in the HMO had much lower hospital expenditures and admissions, more bed days, a higher prevalence of serious symptoms, and less satisfaction with care.

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