The Best Laid Plans: Resistant Community and the Intrepid Vision in the History of Managed Care Medicine
Journal of Medicine and Philosophy. 1999 Oct; 24(5): 461-491.
In the move to critique managed care, the essential principles that first made it a reasonable alternative to fee-for-service medicine can easily be lost. Careful reflection on the history of early grassroots movements that created managed care, and on selected textual narratives of the founders of the managed care organizations at their inception, offers us insight into which of the critical premises and goals of that effort might be reclaimed as we analyze the current managed care environment.
Accountability; Autonomy; Capital Punishment; Communitarianism; Conflict of Interest; Democracy; Economics; Environment; Goals; Health; Health Care; Health Care Delivery; Health Care Reform; Health Maintenance Organizations; Historical Aspects; Jews; Justice; Managed Care Programs; Medicine; Managed Care; Organizations; Physicians; Political Activity; Public Participation; Punishment; Rights; Socialism; Socioeconomic Factors; Sociology; Utilitarianism; Values; Women's Rights;
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