Legal Basis for Population Health: Part 5 - Contracting with the Private Sector


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Course Description:

These are critical issues at a time when the private sector will occupy a much more active and prominent role in providing public health services. Public health practitioners need to understand the legal basis of private contracts, how to monitor a contract, what kinds of terms you should include in that contract, and what kinds of objectives you expect private contractors to achieve.

Session 5:
Contracting with the Private Sector
(1) Medicaid managed care
(2) Assuring the delivery of public health services delegated to the private sector