Forecasting the Cost of Chemical Dependency Treatment under Managed Care: The Washington State Study available in Paperback
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- DIANE Publishing Company
Provides State alcohol & other drug agencies with background information & advice in using actuarial studies to predict the costs of contracting with managed-care organizations to provide publicly funded chemical dependency treatment services. The report, using the experiences of Washington State in conducting actuarial estimates, describes actuarial studies, including the data & calculations used to obtain actuarial estimates & how & when assumptions are employed. Appendixes describe the benefit package that Washington State desired & the final report of the actuary.