Managed care and physicians' provision of charity care.

@article{Cunningham1999ManagedCA,
  title={Managed care and physicians' provision of charity care.},
  author={Peter J. Cunningham and Jennifer M. Grossman and R F St Peter and Cara S Lesser},
  journal={JAMA},
  year={1999},
  volume={281 12},
  pages={1087-92}
}
CONTEXT Health system changes may be affecting the ability of physicians to provide care with little or no compensation from patients who are uninsured and under-insured and may result in decreased access to physicians for uninsured persons. OBJECTIVE To examine the association between managed care and physicians' provision of charity care. DESIGN The 1996-1997 Community Tracking Study physician survey. SETTING AND PARTICIPANTS A nationally representative sample of 10881 physicians from… CONTINUE READING