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The demographics of those they serve for Health Maintenance Organization (HMO)

The demographics of those they serve for Health Maintenance Organization (HMO). I have looked on the internet for websites regarding these information.

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The demographics of those they serve for Health Maintenance Organization (HMO). I have looked on the internet for websites regarding these information.-500 words
Demographics of the Health Maintenance Organization (HMO)
The managed care concept came into existence with the beginning of the Health Maintenance Organizations (HMOs). Medicare and Medicaid are part of the managed care concept and serve at least over 47 million people. The system began in 1965 as a managed health system for the elderly and then later for low income and debilitated persons who qualified for this type of insurance (http://www.usatoday.com/news/washington/2005-08-01-medicaid_x.htm). Managed care plans are health insurance plans that contract with health care providers and medical facilities to provide care for their members at reduced costs. These providers make up the plan's network of members. How much the care pays depends on the rules of the network. They can reduce their cost because they monitor the financial output precisely and review all claims. Sometimes it is hard for members to get reimbursements.
Sometimes it is easy to think poorly of managed care and that it is just a tool of government and used only as a means to an end. It is apparent from the literature that an HMO such as Medicare not only makes it ...

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The demographics of those they serve for Health Maintenance Organization (HMO) are indicated and validated by research.

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