Behavioral healthcare a la Toyota.
Article Type: Brief article
Subject: Health care industry (Management)
Health care industry (Services)
Behavioral health care (Health aspects)
Managed care plans (Medical care) (Analysis)
Author: Steven, H.
Pub Date: 03/01/2012
Publication: Name: Behavioral Healthcare Publisher: Vendome Group LLC Audience: Academic; Trade Format: Magazine/Journal Subject: Health; Health care industry; Psychology and mental health Copyright: COPYRIGHT 2012 Vendome Group LLC ISSN: 1931-7093
Issue: Date: March-April, 2012 Source Volume: 32 Source Issue: 2
Topic: Event Code: 200 Management dynamics; 360 Services information Canadian Subject Form: Behavioural medicine Computer Subject: Health care industry; Company business management
Product: SIC Code: 8000 HEALTH SERVICES
Geographic: Geographic Scope: United States Geographic Code: 1USA United States
Accession Number: 287392609
Full Text: To keep costs in control and thrive financially, ACOs and managed care companies will have to have the best business processes in place. Steve Moffic asks whether the success of the "Toyota Way" could be generalized to behavioral healthcare systems to make them more cost effective. And if so, how?

By H. Steven Moffic, MD
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