Managed Care and the Safety Net Providers

This study will examine the impact of Medicaid managed care and other changes in health care coverage on the future integrity and viability of safety net providers operating in primary care settings, including those funded by the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA), including Community and Migrant Health Centers, Maternal and Child Health programs, Ryan White Comprehensive AIDS Resources Emergency (CARE) Act programs. Findings and recommendations will be disseminated nationally through a variety of mechanisms, including publication of the report and a series of public forums and workshops.

AGENCY SPONSOR: Office of the Administrator

FEDERAL CONTACT: Ross, Alexander
301-443-1512

PIC ID: 6815

PERFORMER: National Academy of Sciences, Institute of Medicine
Washington, DC

EXPECTED DATE OF COMPLETION: 12/31/1999