Is Managed Care Really Dead? Today, agents and brokers are running up against health plan costs that continue to rise at a double-digit pace. Clients want to know exactly what their options are now, and what to expect in the future.

The History

A little background about the evolution of managed health care might help put things in perspective.

Most of us remember when we all had straight “indemnity” medical plans. These plans allowed total freedom of what hospitals we used and when, without worrying about paying more or being penalized.

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