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The Elements of Managed Care: A Guide for Helping Professionals

 
 
 
 
The Elements of Managed Care: A Guide for Helping Professionals
Author: Susan R. Davis - Scott T. Meier
ISBN 13: 9780534549749
ISBN 10: 534549748
Edition: 1
Publisher: Brooks Cole
Publication Date: 2000-07-20
Format: Paperback
Pages: 107
List Price: $98.95
 
 

This concise, user-friendly book offers straightforward information describing exactly what managed care is, how it affects counseling professionals, and the best practices for working within its structure. Essential reading for anyone beginning a career in the helping professions, THE ELEMENTS OF MANAGED CARE explores the historical development of managed care, the parameters it imposes on counselors, changes in client/therapist interactions, ways to improve managed care, and other key topics.

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A concise, user-friendly guide, offering straightforward information on what managed care is, how it affects counseling professionals, and best practices for working within its structure. Explores the historical development of managed care, the parameters it imposes on counselors, changes in client/therapist interactions, and ways to improve managed care. Includes many real-life examples of managed care's impact on clients and the counseling process, plus a glossary and thematic guide to managed care terminology, and useful Web sites. Davis is in private practice. Meier is affiliated with the State University of New York at Buffalo. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)