Managed care and children with special health care needs: A subject review

P. R. Ziring, D. Brazdziunas, W. C. Cooley, T. A. Kastner, M. E. Kummer, L. G. De Pijem, R. D. Quint, E. S. Ruppert, A. D. Sandler

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Abstract

Barriers to access to health care frequently overshadow the opportunities for improvement through managed care, especially regarding children with special health care needs. This statement discusses such opportunities, identifies challenges, and proposes active roles for pediatricians, and families of patients to improve some aspects of managed care for children with special health care needs.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)657-660
Number of pages4
JournalPediatrics
Volume102
Issue number3 I
DOIs
StatePublished - Sep 14 1998

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  • Pediatrics, Perinatology, and Child Health

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    Ziring, P. R., Brazdziunas, D., Cooley, W. C., Kastner, T. A., Kummer, M. E., De Pijem, L. G., Quint, R. D., Ruppert, E. S., & Sandler, A. D. (1998). Managed care and children with special health care needs: A subject review. Pediatrics, 102(3 I), 657-660. https://doi.org/10.1542/peds.102.3.657