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Managed Care: Past, Present and Future
8/12/2017

Managed Care: Past, Present and Future

Past

Imagine a scenario: political wrangling over national health care policy, a general public concerned about rising health care costs and new models for delivering and paying for health care. Sound familiar? While this could describe the current public debate surrounding the Affordable Care Act (ACA), the same conditions held true in 1973 when the Nixon Administration passed the Health Maintenance Organization Act.