An Overview of Cost Containment Efforts - U.S. and Canadafocused on cost containment programs for health care in Canada and the US. Topics included: 1. Possible ... of Society of Actuaries, Vol. 7, No. 2. Health care costs;Health maintenance organization=HMO ; 15270 ...
Description: This 1981 session focused on cost containment programs for health care in Canada and the US. Topics included: 1. Possible changes - improved plan design 2. Ways to stimulate change - market forces vs. regulation 3. Untapped cost control-health education for employees - health lifestyles & disease prevention 4. Information sources From Record of Society of Actuaries, Vol. 7, No. 2.Hide
- Authors: H Michael Schiffer, Richard J Mellman, Robert R. Henderson
- Date: May 1981
- Competency: External Forces & Industry Knowledge
- Publication Name: Record of the Society of Actuaries
- Topics: Health & Disability>Health care