TITLE

Single-payer system--disaster or a panacea?

AUTHOR(S)
Cohen, Donald; Waxman, Lowell
PUB. DATE
May 1994
SOURCE
San Diego Business Journal;5/30/94, Vol. 15 Issue 22, p17
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Presents conflicting views about the single-payer system in the health insurance industry in California. Impact of health care costs on economy and business; Provisions under the California Health Security Act; Access to health care through insurance provided by employers; Cost containment features in proposed health security act.
ACCESSION #
9410171835

 

Related Articles

  • Bills would set time limits for paying medical claims. Lane, Amy // Crain's Detroit Business;03/27/2000, Vol. 16 Issue 13, p36 

    Reports that a set of legislative bills to hasten the payment of health care claims has unanimously passed the state Senate of Michigan.

  • Providers May Incur Payer Penalties under HIPAA. Moynihan, James J. // hfm (Healthcare Financial Management);Jul2002, Vol. 56 Issue 7, p64 

    Discusses the circumstances in which health care providers may find U.S. Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) penalties being applied. Information on the electronic date interchange compliance of self-insured hospitals; Assessment on the possibility of HIPAA penalties on...

  • Legislative doctoring. Hofmann, Mark A. // Business Insurance;07/03/2000, Vol. 34 Issue 27, p1 

    Reports on the measures approved by the United States Congress regarding patient rights legislation that would allow them to sue over insurance coverage decisions and on the exemption of physicians from federal antitrust laws in their negotiations with managed care plans and insurers. ...

  • Moody's Sees 'Meaningful' HIPAA Impact on Nonprofits. McKaig, Ryan // Bond Buyer;12/22/2000, Vol. 334 Issue 31043, p7 

    Focuses on the impact of the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act on nonprofit health care providers in the United States. Requirements for the compliance with the regulations; Attempt to increase privacy protection of patients; Effect of the regulations on hospitals.

  • Vendors recommend hospitals act now; change is inevitable. Webb, Craig // AHA News;02/12/2001, Vol. 37 Issue 6, p1 

    Presents the advice of software vendors regarding compliance to the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA). Priority given by healthcare providers to HIPAA compliance; Suggestions on how hospitals can prepare for their compliance with HIPAA; Cynicisms of hospital chief...

  • Looking for more time. Tieman, Jeff // Modern Healthcare;10/21/2002, Vol. 32 Issue 42, p16 

    Reports on the request of health organizations for an extension to comply with the standards for processing medical claims electronically. Information on the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) of 1996; Goal of HIPAA transaction rules; Entities covered by the rule.

  • Are you ready? Wilson, Linda // Modern Healthcare;1/27/2003, Vol. 33 Issue 4, p30 

    Discusses several aspects of the U.S. Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act of 1996. Issues concerning deadlines for compliance; Rules for transactions and code sets; Provisions for privacy; Regulation for the security of electronic information.

  • MSAs: What are the benefits? Thurmond, Jeffrey // National Public Accountant;Dec96, Vol. 41 Issue 12, p10 

    Reports on the incorporation of the Medical Savings Account (MSAs) into the Small Business Job Protection Act (H.R. 3448) and the Health Insurance Portability and Accessibility (H.R.3103) in the United States. Participation; Operations of the MSAs; Comparison between the MSAs and other tax...

  • States enact measures to reform health care.  // Best's Review / Life-Health Insurance Edition;Jul93, Vol. 94 Issue 3, p6 

    Reports on the ratification in Louisiana and Wyoming of several measures reforming health care. Sample of bills included in Louisiana; Requirement for small-group insurance in Wyoming; Impact of the requirement.

  • Med. Savings Accounts bill introduced. Brostoff, Steven // National Underwriter / Life & Health Financial Services;10/25/93, Vol. 97 Issue 43, p1 

    Reports on the Senate Republicans' health care reform plan which would create incentives for individuals to establish Medical Savings Accounts. Provisions for insurance reform, voluntary purchasing pools for small businesses, federal subsidies for high-risk and low income individuals and...

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of THE LIBRARY OF VIRGINIA

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics