Accession Number:

ADA324851

Title:

The TRICARE Managed Care Support Contracts -- An Analysis of the Bid Price Adjustment and Resource Sharing Mechanisms.

Descriptive Note:

Master's thesis,

Corporate Author:

NAVAL POSTGRADUATE SCHOOL MONTEREY CA

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1996-12-01

Pagination or Media Count:

95.0

Abstract:

This thesis analyzes the primary question what are the unique characteristics of the militarys TRICARE MCS contracts, and are they functioning sufficiently to achieve the objectives of the TRICARE Program In answering this question, the bid price adjustment BPA and risk sharing mechanisms are analyzed. The TRICARE Program is compared to past Military health care programs, and the considerations which led to the inclusion of the bid price adjustment BPA and risk sharing mechanisms are examined.

Subject Categories:

  • Administration and Management
  • Personnel Management and Labor Relations

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE