management service organization


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management service organization (MSO)

an entity that under contract provides services such as a facility, equipment, staffing, contract negotiation, administration, and marketing. Services may be provided to solo practitioners or groups. Approaches to establishment of the MSO include the hospital-related MSO; the provider-of-care, hospital-related, tax-exempt clinic MSO; and the nonprofit, hospital-sponsored equity MSO.

management service organization

Managed Care An integrated health care organization that emphasizes efficient management of primary care networks or medical group practices. Cf Management services organization.
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is a national health care management service organization which organizes and manages primary care physician networks to contract with HMOs and other prepaid health insurance plans to provide physician and related health care services.
is a national health care management service organization which develops and manages primary care physician networks to contract with HMOs and other pre-paid health insurance plans to provide physician and related health care services.
is a group disability risk and claim management service organization and an approved Employment Network for the Social Security Administration's Ticket to Work Program.
Managed Care Systems, LP is a management service organization located in Bakersfield that manages 55,000 members through HMO (eight) and Self-Funded health plan contracts.
Alverno supports seven acute care facilities which include a total of 12 campuses with over 3,400 licensed beds; multiple home health entities providing more than 400,000 annual visits, hospice care services, ambulatory care clinics, and management service organization (MSO) initiatives in Indiana and Illinois.
According to the Medical Group Management Association's (MGMA) newly released Management Services Organization Performance Survey, more management service organizations (MSOs) are edging closer to the break-even point, but there is still need for improvement.
For this reason, Diamond Medical Management Services alludes to the start of the company in Delaware, as well as its value among medical billing, medical billing software, and management service organizations.
To effectively manage risk and provide the sophisticated business infrastructure necessary to thrive in today's complex environment, many health plans have developed management service organizations (MSO).
Executives and leadership physicians of physician hospital organizations and independent practice associations, medical group management executives, physician practice management company executives, large physician groups, management service organizations executives, CEOs, COOs, CFOs, medical directors, network development directors, provider relation executives, controllers, contract administrators, contract officers, physician practice office managers, managed care directors, business development executives, consultants and strategic planners.
Listings include: physician hospital organizations (PHOs), independent practice associations (IPAs), HMO-model IPAs, management service organizations (MSOs) and physician practice management companies (PPMCs).
Janney is currently chairman of Bessemer Trust Company, one of the world's premier financial management service organizations.
is a nationwide provider of outsourced managed care technology and administrative services for both health care payors such as health plans and self-insured employers, and provider networks such as Independent Practice Associations (IPAs), provider sponsored organizations (PSOs), physician hospital organizations (PHOs), integrated delivery systems (IDS), and management service organizations (MSOs).

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