Health Administration Responsibility Project
Managed Health Care Improvement Task Force Report

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The Citation:

Improved Managed Health Care in California
Findings and Recommendation
Vol. II
January, 1998
Managed Health Care Improvement Task Force
Page 25

Directed By Helen Schauffler, Ph.D., UC Berkeley, Dept. of Public Health
Data collected by Field Research Corp., San Francisco

The Findings:
Estimated that 3% of insured adult Californians were denied health care by their HMO in 1996, and that half of them suffered adverse health effects thereby.
3% X 16,000,000 adult insureds = 480,000
Based on a sample of 1200 insureds.

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