OPEN MINDS The Behavioral Health & Social Service Industry Analyst Industry News A recent report, Meeting Managed Mental Health Demands, by Benjamin B. Fox and David Gottheimer, cites several reasons why hospitals are entering the managed behavioral health market - protecting market share; establishing a funding source for less restrictive treatment programs; and taking the first strategic step toward developing a full range of managed care services for employers. However, the report, which appears in the February, 1990 issue of Health Care Strategic Management, cautions that for hospitals only trying to fill . . .
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