ERIC Number: EJ580885
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1998
Defining the Challenge and Opportunities for Children in Managed Health Care. Two Commentaries.
Gleason, Carolyn; Finkelstein, Jonathan A.
Future of Children, v8 n2 p134-40 Sum-Fall 1998
Presents the perspectives of a parent and a pediatrician on managed health care for children. The parent's experience in obtaining care for her disabled child demonstrates many pitfalls in the system. The pediatrician stresses that advocacy for child health should promote child health through managed care, rather than protect children from managed care. (SLD)
Publication Type: Information Analyses; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A