Contracting With Organized Delivery Systems: Selecting, Evaluating, and Negotiating Contracts

Pages: 101
Item #: 4317640
ISBN: 978-1-55798-348-0
List Price: $29.95
Member/Affiliate Price: $19.95
Copyright: 1996
Format: Softcover
Note: This book is out of print and no longer available for purchase.
This text outlines strategies for evaluating, negotiating, and selecting contracts with organized delivery systems, such as managed care organizations, that minimize the psychologist's risk and maximize his or her clinical and professional satisfaction. Includes a diskette containing an organized delivery system contract scoresheet.
Table of Contents

—Russ Newman, PhD, JD


  • Purpose of This Guidebook
  • How to Use This Guidebook


  1. The Changing Mental and Behavioral Health Market
  2. An Approach to Evaluating Organized Delivery System Contracts
  3. Evaluate the Payer
  4. Understanding the Contract's Specific Language
  5. Contract Negotiations With Organized Delivery Systems
  6. Organized Delivery System Contract Scoresheet