Care - What is its Definition Today? Click
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Audience: Nurses, Physician Assistants, Physicians
purpose of this educational seminar is to describe managed care,
its impact both locally and nationally, and future trends in
healthcare arising from managed care practice.
the end of this module, you will be able to:
Define managed care.
Discuss historical national and state HMO experiences.
Identify future trends.
Deschere is a 1977 graduate of Wayne State University School
of Medicine, Detroit, Michigan. He trained in Family Practice
at Providence Hospital, Southfield, MI from 1977-1980 and worked
seven years in full-time private practice which included in-depth
experience in managed care while serving as CEO of a multi-specialty
group. He began teaching full time in 1987 directing a fellowship
and three residencies. He earned a MBA from Madonna University
in 1994. He is certified in Family Practice, Geriatrics, Primary
Care, Sports Medicine and in Quality Assurance/Utilization Review.
He currently direcst a rotation in community-oriented primary
care, access to care for the underserved and managed care. This
rotation is offered to trainees in Physician Assistant, Nurse
Practitioner, Family Practice, Internal Medicine, Obstetrics
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educational activity has been provided by the University of
Detroit Mercy McAuley School of Nursing, which is approved as
a provider of continuing education in nursing by the Michigan
Nurses Association, which is accredited as an approver of continuing
education in nursing by the American Nurses Credentialing Center
Commission on Accreditation.