My Health Plan Is Now My Provider?
In effort to more effectively manage their members, health plans are getting into the business of providing care. Some larger HMOs now employ nurse practitioners, for example, to work in the field and service long-term care centers. Are plans being too intrusive, and will they face backlash or increased risk for expanding their role to actually administering care in hospital rooms? To discuss this in more detail, contact Steve Warch at 612-305-7663 (firstname.lastname@example.org).