Contracting on a Capitated Basis: Managing Risk for Your Practice

Pages: 94
Item #: 4317700
ISBN: 978-1-55798-362-6
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 guidebook discusses the impact that managed care contracting has had on the health care industry, especially on psychologists, and offers information on the health care market today and how providers can adjust their practices to remain competitive.
Table of Contents

—Russ Newman, PhD, JD

Preface: How to Use This Guidebook


  1. Overview of Market Reform, Capitation, and Managed Care
  2. Provider Capitation Readiness and the Process of Contracting With Managed Care Organizations
  3. Capitation and Alternative Methods of Reimbursement
  4. Actuarial Methodologies for Managed Care Capitation Rates
  5. Sample Capitation Rates for Typical Plan Designs