MANASQUAN, NJ --The National Directory of Managed Care Organizations, fourth edition, has been published by the Managed Care Information Center (MCIC).
The directory includes market intelligence information on more than 1,750 managed care organizations, representing 4,482 plan types.
Along with profile listings of health maintenance organizations (HMOs), preferred provider organizations (PPOs), utilization review organizations (UROs), point-of-service plans (POS), and several other types of managed care organizations, the directory covers Specialty HMOs + PPOs, and includes details on PBMs, URs, TPAs, PSOs, POSs, EPOs, Medicare and Medicaid Plans, and Medicare+Choice plans.
Profiles include company name and address, parent company, telephone number, fax number, key contacts, model type, plan type, service area, enrollment data, benefits covered and products provided, as well as other pertinent information.
Directory profiles also include details on type of coverage offered, profit status, accreditation, year founded, model type (staff, IPA, group, network or mixed), number of hospitals in the plan's network, primary physicians and specialist physicians.
The directory also identifies plans' financial and statistical information such as revenue, enrollment, medical loss ratios and administrative expense ratios.
Coverage of such areas as vision, dental benefits, wellness, behavioral health, home healthcare, chiropractic, physical therapy, podiatry, transplant, long-term care and psychiatry is also included in the profile data.
The "National Directory of Managed Care Organizations, fourth edition," is available in four formats: a 714-page print volume; a CD-ROM edition in PDF format, a database on CD-ROM, and an online version accessible via MCIC's Web site, www.themcic.com.
The CD-ROM edition in PDF provides high speed searching, while the database on CD-ROM is delivered in a format that imports into most database and spreadsheet programs.
The online database incorporates searching capability with an option to download search results for importing into other database or spreadsheet programs.
The directory's cost ranges from $350 for the print edition, $595 for the directory in PDF on CD-ROM, to $1,895 for the database on CD-ROM and $2,400 for the online database. (CD-ROM and online prices are for a one-user, 12-month license; multi-user licenses also are available.)
For more information, contact: The Managed Care Information Center, P.O. Box 559, Allenwood, NJ 08720; (888) 843-6242, e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org, fax (888) 329-6242, www.themcic.com. An online description of the National Directory of Managed Care Organizations and a series of frequently asked questions is available at: http://www.healthresourcesonline.com/managed_care/faq.htm