Managed Care Philosophy and Initiatives Directed at Prevention and Health Maintenance. the Nature of the Problem of Vaccinations and Access to Vaccines Relative to Prevention and Health Maintenance. the Steps Taken to
Managed care philosophy and initiatives directed at prevention and health maintenance within the managed health care. The manage care philosophy was designed with the intent of placing …show more content…
What works and what does not? What worked in my opinion is the fact that physicians take the interest of the patients to heart and hence their focus was on keeping people healthy. The implementation of point-of-service data entry showed increased in the utilization of the HMO immunization registries. An automated immunization reminder for patients is also an effective measure and so are the provider’s monthly reports. What would not work is when physicians have a conflict of interest that is they serve both HMO, other communities’ patients the patient are not always provided with the best treatment options nor access to vaccinations.
My recommendations for further or continued improvements. My first recommendation would be to develop a