OTCBB:SFGD), through its Texas dental health maintenance organization
subsidiary, and HumanaDental, the dental insurance subsidiary of Humana Inc.
The threat of losing AARP approval will be a powerful incentive for health maintenance organizations
to abide by those standards.
Health Plan of Nevada is the largest health maintenance organization
in the state, with over 260,000 members enrolled in commercial, individual, point-of-service, Medicare or Medicaid programs.
For example, reacting to complaints that some health maintenance organizations
exclude or expel doctors for ordering tests or consultations the health plans deem unnecessary, half a dozen states - including Illinois and Georgia - have required them to include any physician who has the appropriate credentials.
The group will keep the health maintenance organizations
under continuous review, he said, backed by the right to drop any that fail to measure up.
6 million members primarily through the operation of health maintenance organizations
and preferred provider organizations.
At a time when earnings momentum is slowing in other sectors of the economy, the outlook for health maintenance organizations
remains strong, according to a report by John Szabo, healthcare services analyst for CIBC World Markets.
15 /PRNewswire/ -- The nation's health maintenance organizations
have been called on by the Clinton administration to take a lead role in the Childhood Immunization Initiative, according to Group Health Association of America (GHAA).
MAMSI's two largest health maintenance organizations
, MD-Individual Practice Association, Inc.
NASDAQ: HOME) today announced that the company entered into an exclusive contract with Humana's Arizona Commercial and Medicare (Gold Plus) Health Maintenance Organizations
More than 1,000 of the patient's in the trials belong to 34 different health maintenance organizations
Before joining Towers Perrin, Veit worked in the public and private sectors of the healthcare industry and assisted with the creation of The Harvard Community Health Plan, one of the first and most successful health maintenance organizations
under the sponsorship of Harvard Medical School.