Risk management issues in the new managed care environment

Jerome W. Bettman, Byron H. Demorest, Earl Randy Craven

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Abstract

Malpractice cases in which the defense was based on cost-containment are discussed in this article reprinted from Ophthalmic Risk Management Digest. These cases illustrate that the "dollar defense" is no defense.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)268-270
Number of pages3
JournalSurvey of Ophthalmology
Volume41
Issue number3
StatePublished - 1996
Externally publishedYes

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Cost Control
Malpractice
Risk Management
Managed Care Programs

Keywords

  • HMO
  • Managed care
  • Medicolegal claims
  • Risk management

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Ophthalmology

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Risk management issues in the new managed care environment. / Bettman, Jerome W.; Demorest, Byron H.; Craven, Earl Randy.

In: Survey of Ophthalmology, Vol. 41, No. 3, 1996, p. 268-270.

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Bettman, JW, Demorest, BH & Craven, ER 1996, 'Risk management issues in the new managed care environment', Survey of Ophthalmology, vol. 41, no. 3, pp. 268-270.
Bettman, Jerome W. ; Demorest, Byron H. ; Craven, Earl Randy. / Risk management issues in the new managed care environment. In: Survey of Ophthalmology. 1996 ; Vol. 41, No. 3. pp. 268-270.
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