This article addresses the imbalance of power between managed care organizations and physicians regarding the content of treatment information given to patients. The author provides a thoughtful discussion surrounding informed consent issues in a managed care environment, and how managed care organizations maintain their control over physicians. The author concludes by offering varied and insightful methods to even out the disparity of power.
Releasing Managed Care's Chokehold on Healthcare Providers,
Annals Health L.
Available at: http://lawecommons.luc.edu/annals/vol16/iss1/6