Managed care

Method of organizing and financing healthcare services that emphasizes cost-efficiency and coordination of care. Managed care organizations (including HMOs, PPOs and PSOs) receive a fixed amount of money per client/member per month (called a capitation), no matter how much care a member needs during that month.

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April 18

Spreading thanks

Houston and North Greenbush, NY 

Residents of Brazos Towers at Bayou Manor, a senior living community in Houston, recently held a virtual "gratitude party" for residents of Eastwyck Village of North Greenbush, NY, to thank them for their assistance after Hurricane Harvey.