The global outlook series on Managed Health Care Services provides anecdotes, market briefs, and concise summaries of research findings. The report analyzes the growth drivers and market challenges, and reviews the noteworthy strategic corporate activity of the recent past. The report also discusses various types of managed care organizations and programs. A detailed review of the United States market is provided in the report, along with brief discussions on European, Australian and Hong Kong markets among others. Also included is an indexed, easy-to-refer, fact-finder directory listing the addresses, and contact details of 262 companies worldwide.