Center for Studying Health System Change

Providing Insights that Contribute to Better Health Policy

Advanced Search Instructions

You can refine your search with the following modifiers:

* Use an to perform a wildcard search.Example: prescript* would return "prescription", "prescriptions" etc.
"" Use quotes to match a phrase.Example: "prescription drug" only returns results where the words are next to each other.
+ Use a plus sign to perform a search where the additional term MUST be part of the page.Example: prescription +drug
- Use a minus sign to perform a search where the additional term SHOULD NOT be part of the page.Example: prescription -drug
< > Use a < > sign to perform a search where the additional term should be of greater or lesser importance in the search.Example: prescription >drug
Find pages with the word precription with additional importance for the word drug.
( ) Use parentheses to group different search terms together.Example: prescription (+medicare -drug)
 

Insurance Coverage & Costs Access to Care Quality & Care Delivery Health Care Markets Issue Briefs Data Bulletins Research Briefs Policy Analyses Community Reports Journal Articles Other Publications Surveys Site Visits Design and Methods Data Files


Emerging Health Care Market Trends

Insights from Communities

Conference Transcript
December 10, 2001

Untitled Document

Washington, D.C.

INDEX

Opening Remarks
Paul Ginsburg, HSC President
Cara S. Lesser, HSC Director of Site Visits

Session One - Managed Care and Costs: Perspectives from Plans and Employers

Presentations:
An Empty Toolbox? Changes in Health Plan Approaches for Managing Costs and Care
Glen P. Mays, Mathematica Policy Research, Inc.
Click here to see the slide presentation. (PDF)

Managing Costs, Managing Benefits: Employer Decisions in Local Health Care Markets
Jon B. Christianson, University of Minnesota
Click here to see the slide presentation. (PDF)

Panelists:
Brian Ancell, Premera Blue Cross, Seattle
Joe Reilly, Aon Consulting, New Jersey

Session Two - Providers’ Response to the Retreat from Managed Care

Presentations:
Risk Contracting Reconsidered
Lawrence P. Casalino, University of Chicago
Click here to see the slide presentation. (PDF)

The Return of the Medical Arms Race
Kelly Devers, HSC Health Researcher
Click here to see the slide presentation. (PDF)

Panelists:
J.B. Silvers, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland
Ellen Zane, Partners Community Health Care, Inc., Boston

Keynote Speech

Janet M. Corrigan, Board on Health Care Services, Institute of Medicine, National Academy of Sciences

Session Three - Effects of Market Change on the Safety Net

Presentations:
The Resilience of the Health Care Safety Net
Laurie E. Felland, HSC Research Analyst
Click here to see the slide presentation. (PDF)

Panelists:
Bruce Bragg, Ingham County Health Department, Lansing, Mich.
Marion Lewin, formerly with the Institute of Medicine

Session Four - Medicare+Choice and Local Markets

Presentations:
Medicare Risk Contracting: A Lifecycle View from Local Markets
Robert Hurley, Virginia Commonwealth University
Click here to see the slide presentation. (PDF)

Panelists:
Brian Jeffrey, PacifiCare, Orange County
Mark Miller, Congressional Budget Office
William Scanlon, General Accounting Office

 

Back to Top