prepaid care


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prepaid care

Managed care in which a patient or group contracts for all its health care services in advance, instead of paying for each service when it is delivered.
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Clearly, the transition from fee-for-service to prepaid care is not a unique, single dimension phenomenon occurring in only one market segment, but a synergistic, multi-market transition that will continue to profoundly impact U.
With the addition of InPhyNet's 116,000 globally capitated lives, we will now provide prepaid care to over 1.
What's required is a network of Preventive Health Maintenance Organizations (PHMO) to provide prepaid care for a wide range of alternative or simply relaxing treatments.