New President, New Path Forward for Managed Care Plans

Managed Healthcare Executive, December 10.

The November election sent conventional wisdom for a long walk in the woods. In its aftermath, health policy experts seeking clues about what the election portends for healthcare have less to go on than they have after any election in memory…

Block grants and per-capita allotments are on the table for Medicaid, and Speaker Ryan has discussed advancing the idea of doing away with traditional Medicare in favor of a premium-support plan. One thing is common to most of the reform proposals being discussed: managed care figures prominently.

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