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The Case For Physician Direction In Health Plans, Edward Hirshfeld Jan 1994

The Case For Physician Direction In Health Plans, Edward Hirshfeld

Annals of Health Law

Advanced managed care organizations limit costs by having nonphysician managers make medical management decisions. Physicians should be included on the board of medical managers to assurse that the patients' best interests are considered when management decisions are made.


Medical Malpractice And Physician Accountability: Trends In The Courts And Legistlative Responses, Theodore R. Leblang Jan 1994

Medical Malpractice And Physician Accountability: Trends In The Courts And Legistlative Responses, Theodore R. Leblang

Annals of Health Law

No abstract provided.


Exponential Change: Today Is Already Tomorrow, Jack R. London Jan 1994

Exponential Change: Today Is Already Tomorrow, Jack R. London

Annals of Health Law

No abstract provided.


The Efficacy Of The Medical Malpractice System: A Canadian Perspective, Gerald B. Robertson Jan 1994

The Efficacy Of The Medical Malpractice System: A Canadian Perspective, Gerald B. Robertson

Annals of Health Law

No abstract provided.


Overview Of Medical Malpractice Law In Canada, Joan M. Gilmour Jan 1994

Overview Of Medical Malpractice Law In Canada, Joan M. Gilmour

Annals of Health Law

No abstract provided.


Medical Malpractice: An Overview Of The English Position, John Hodgson Jan 1994

Medical Malpractice: An Overview Of The English Position, John Hodgson

Annals of Health Law

No abstract provided.


Foreword, John D. Blum Jan 1994

Foreword, John D. Blum

Annals of Health Law

No abstract provided.


Medicare And Gaap: Understanding The Decision Of The Sixth Circuit In Guernsey Memorial Hospital V. Secretary Of Health And Human Services, Robert L. Roth Jan 1994

Medicare And Gaap: Understanding The Decision Of The Sixth Circuit In Guernsey Memorial Hospital V. Secretary Of Health And Human Services, Robert L. Roth

Annals of Health Law

The Medicare Act entitles qualified providers to reimbursement for the "reasonable cost" of furnishing hospital services to Medicare beneficiaries. The Sixth Circuit's decision in Guernsey Memorial Hospital demonstrates the tension between generally accepted accounting principles and Medicare reimbursement principles.


Judicial Review Of Medicaid Hospital And Nursing Home Reimbursement Methodologies Under The Boren Amendment, John M. Burman Jan 1994

Judicial Review Of Medicaid Hospital And Nursing Home Reimbursement Methodologies Under The Boren Amendment, John M. Burman

Annals of Health Law

Congress passed the Boren Amendment to allow states to develop and implement alternative reimbursement methodologies that promote the efficient and economical delivery of hospital and nursing facility services. However, courts have interpreted Boren in ways that limit state discretion and impede their ability to meet budgetary constraints.


Antitrust Enforcement Encourages Health Care Providers To Cooperate Procompetitively, David Marx Jr., Christopher M. Murphy Jan 1994

Antitrust Enforcement Encourages Health Care Providers To Cooperate Procompetitively, David Marx Jr., Christopher M. Murphy

Annals of Health Law

A review of significant administrative and judicial rulings in antitrust law during 1993 shows that the antitrust laws should not impede innovative, cost-cutting cooperative arrangements among providers, so long as their actual or potential procompetitive benefits are not outweighed by their anticompetitive effects.


Medicare And Medicaid False Claims: Prohibitions And Sanctions, Timothy Stoltzfus Jost Jan 1994

Medicare And Medicaid False Claims: Prohibitions And Sanctions, Timothy Stoltzfus Jost

Annals of Health Law

Both state and federal agencies are cracking down on health care professionals who file false Medicare claims, but physicians who make good faith attempts to comply with the law are fairly secure from prosecution, since both criminal and civil penalties must be based on willful or knowing breaches of the law.


Comparative Health Law, Annals Of Health Law Jan 1994

Comparative Health Law, Annals Of Health Law

Annals of Health Law

No abstract provided.


Effcacious Or Precocious? Comments On The Processing And Resolution Of Medical Malpractice Claims In The United States, Catherine S. Meschievitz Jan 1994

Effcacious Or Precocious? Comments On The Processing And Resolution Of Medical Malpractice Claims In The United States, Catherine S. Meschievitz

Annals of Health Law

No abstract provided.


Malpractice And The Presuppositions Of Medical Practice, David T. Ozar Jan 1994

Malpractice And The Presuppositions Of Medical Practice, David T. Ozar

Annals of Health Law

No abstract provided.


Economic Aspects Of Medical Negligence In The Context Of The National Health Service In Britain, Stephen L. Heasell Jan 1994

Economic Aspects Of Medical Negligence In The Context Of The National Health Service In Britain, Stephen L. Heasell

Annals of Health Law

No abstract provided.


An Evalution Of The Danish No-Fault System For Compensating Medical Injuries, Annals Of Health Law Ulrich Jan 1994

An Evalution Of The Danish No-Fault System For Compensating Medical Injuries, Annals Of Health Law Ulrich

Annals of Health Law

No abstract provided.


Table Of Contents, Annals Of Health Law Jan 1994

Table Of Contents, Annals Of Health Law

Annals of Health Law

No abstract provided.


Heller V. Doe: The Supreme Court Diminishes The Rights Of Individuals With Mental Retardation, Rachel A. Brown Jan 1994

Heller V. Doe: The Supreme Court Diminishes The Rights Of Individuals With Mental Retardation, Rachel A. Brown

Loyola University Chicago Law Journal

No abstract provided.