Managed Care Systems and Emerging Infections: Challenges and Opportunities for Strengthening Surveillance, Research, and Prevention, Workshop Summary

Managed Care Systems and Emerging Infections: Challenges and Opportunities for Strengthening Surveillance, Research, and Prevention, Workshop Summary

by Jonathan R. Davis, Based on a Workshop of the Forum on Emerging Infections, Institute of Medicine
     
 

ISBN-10: 0309068282

ISBN-13: 9780309068284

Pub. Date: 01/27/2000

Publisher: National Academies Press

Managed Care Systems and Emerging Infections: Challenges and Opportunities for Strengthening Surveillance, Research, and Prevention Jonathan R. Davis, Editor; Based on a Workshop of the Forum on Emerging Infections, Institute of Medicine This workshop summary report from the IOM Forum on Emerging Infections, Managed Care Systems and Emerging Infections:

Overview

Managed Care Systems and Emerging Infections: Challenges and Opportunities for Strengthening Surveillance, Research, and Prevention Jonathan R. Davis, Editor; Based on a Workshop of the Forum on Emerging Infections, Institute of Medicine This workshop summary report from the IOM Forum on Emerging Infections, Managed Care Systems and Emerging Infections: Challenges and Opportunities for Strenghening Surveillance, Research and Prevention This book examines how the managed care revolution has created both problems and opportunities in the fight against infectious diseases. It highlights ways in which managed care systems can aid research, develop clinical guidelines, manage the use of antibiotics, support public education efforts, and monitor the spread of emerging infections and microbial resistance.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780309068284
Publisher:
National Academies Press
Publication date:
01/27/2000
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
128
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x (d)

Table of Contents

Summary 1(5)
Introduction
6(7)
Background
6(5)
About the Workshop and Organization of the Workshop Summary
11(2)
Conducting Basic and Clinical Research in the Managed Care Setting
13(12)
Perspective of Association of American Medical Colleges on Basic and Clinical Research
13(3)
Opportunities for Population-Based Clinical Research Using Data from Managed Care Organizations
16(2)
Conducting Clinical Research Within Managed Care Organizations
18(2)
NIH Activities Related to Clinical Research and Managed Care
20(1)
Summary of Challenges and Opportunities
21(4)
Clinical Practice Guidelines
25(8)
Clinical Practice Guidelines for Emerging Infections and Managed Care
25(2)
Realities of Implementing Guidelines
27(1)
Making Guidelines Instrumental: Theory versus Practice
28(2)
Summary of Challenges and Opportunities
30(3)
Surveillance and Monitoring
33(19)
An Employer's Perspective
34(1)
Managed Care and Infectious Disease Surveillance: Opportunities for Collaboration
35(2)
Collaborative Surveillance Efforts and Monitoring of Data
37(3)
Latter Day Saints Hospital's System
40(1)
Laboratory-Based Reporting and Managing Encounter-Level Data
41(3)
Laboratory-Based Reporting Issues
44(1)
Legal Concerns
45(1)
Summary of Challenges and Opportunities
46(6)
Education and Outreach
52(10)
Coordinating Health Plan Research and Educational Efforts
52(1)
Impacts of Managed Care System's Educational Efforts on Control of Antibiotic Use
53(3)
Education and Outreach Perspectives of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases
56(1)
Managed Care Systems and Emerging Infections: Education and Outreach
57(1)
Summary of Challenges and Opportunities
58(4)
Drug Formularies
62(14)
Regulatory Issues
62(1)
Relationship Between Managed Care Formularies and Treatment Outcomes
63(2)
Bacterial Resistance, the Antibiotic Formulary, and Other Management Strategies
65(5)
Economics of Restrictions on Pharmaceuticals
70(2)
Summary of Challenges and Opportunities
72(4)
Concluding Remarks
76(3)
REFERENCES 79(24)
APPENDIXES
A Veterans Health Administration and Infections Disease
83(6)
B Glossary and Acronyms
89(8)
C Workshop Agenda
97(6)
D Forum Member and Staff Biographies
103

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