Anthony M. D'agostino, MD



Managed Care: The New Colonialism

December 01, 1998

The term managed care has become the new blasphemy in the health care industry. Symposia, lectures and other presentations on this topic at the 1997 American Psychiatric Association convention all seemed to conclude that managed care in any form is evil and unethical and that by maintaining the moral high ground, physicians holding out against managed care would ultimately win because the cause is just.