The 5th Edition of HEALTH ECONOMICS AND POLICY (WITH ECONOMIC APPLICATIONS) thoroughly demonstrates how microeconomic principles apply to health care delivery and its policies. The text explores the changing nature of health care, as well as the social and political sides of issues, and teaches students to analyze public policy from an economic perspective. Written for non-economics majors, HEALTH ECONOMICS AND POLICY (WITH ECONOMIC APPLICATIONS) delivers significant economic content and is also appropriate for economics majors. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.KEY CONCEPT 4 Self-Interest point-of-service plan (POS) A hybrid managed care plan that combines the features of a prepaid plan and a fee-for-service plan. ... Payment for treating enrolled members is based on a negotiated fee-for- service schedule or a capitated payment, a fixed amount paid in advance. ... ISSUES IN MEDICAL CARE DELIVERY independent practice association (IPA) VivaHealth:.
|Title||:||Health Economics and Policy (with Economic Applications)|
|Publisher||:||Cengage Learning - 2011-05-30|