A “best practices” strategy to improve quality in Medicaid managed care plans

@article{MHS2000AP,
  title={A “best practices” strategy to improve quality in Medicaid managed care plans},
  author={Ms. Karen L. Brodsky MHS and Dr. Richard J. Baron},
  journal={Journal of Urban Health},
  year={2000},
  volume={77},
  pages={592-602}
}
Medicaid managed care is delivered through organizations operating in very heterogeneous environments that confront similar barriers to success. Because Medicaid managed care is implemented differently in each state, health plans have been isolated from each other and have not had an opportunity to learn how others may have surmounted commonly encountered barriers. After interviewing Medicaid health plan medical directors, we developed a learning collaborative model based on shared categories… CONTINUE READING