three types of manage care models

Managed care focuses on reducing costs and managing benefits through participating provider networks.

  1. Create a 1-2 page Word document that describes three (3) types of managed care models (i.e., HMO, PPO, etc.).
  2. Include an example of an insurance plan for each model. (i.e., Blue Cross Blue Shield, Cigna, United Healthcare, etc.).
  3. Discuss the effects of managed care on physician practices for each model.
  4. Discuss the impact of cost reductions and other factors for each of the models.