Is There a Disease Management Backlash?

Published In: The American Journal of Managed Care, v. 14, no. 6, Editorial, June 2008, p. 349-350

Posted on RAND.org on January 01, 2008

by Soeren Mattke

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There is evidence that disease management improves quality of care and disease control, suggesting that disease management has beneficial effects even if it does not save money. Prominent industry representatives have stated that value for money is a better evaluation criterion than return on investment.

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