Insider's Guide to HMO'S: How to Navigate the Managed Care System and Get the Health Care You Deserve

Insider's Guide to HMO'S: How to Navigate the Managed Care System and Get the Health Care You Deserve

by Alan J. Steinberg
     
 

Everyone has heard HMO horror stories of interchangeable doctors, ineffective treatment, and denied referrals. Yet HMOs have become a reality for millions of Americans - in fact, nearly half of all Americans are now insured by HMOs. In this consumer guide, medical insider Dr. Alan Steinberg draws on years of frontline experience and interviews with hundreds of…  See more details below

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Everyone has heard HMO horror stories of interchangeable doctors, ineffective treatment, and denied referrals. Yet HMOs have become a reality for millions of Americans - in fact, nearly half of all Americans are now insured by HMOs. In this consumer guide, medical insider Dr. Alan Steinberg draws on years of frontline experience and interviews with hundreds of patients and doctors to provide you with the specific tools you need to get the best available care inside the HMO system. He alerts you to the pitfalls of HMO plans and tells you in clear, specific steps how to avoid them.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780452276918
Publisher:
Penguin Publishing Group
Publication date:
09/01/1997
Pages:
240
Product dimensions:
5.30(w) x 7.98(h) x 0.60(d)

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