This report, prepared for the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention by the GWU Center for Health Services Research & Policy (CHSRP), presents findings from analyses of contractual specifications related to public sector managed care contractors' duties and activities related to public health surveillance and education activities for communicable disease control, specifically HIV/AIDS, sexually transmitted diseases, and tuberculosis.
Mauery, D. R., Kamoie, B., Blake, S. C., & Levi, J. (2003). Public health communicable disease reporting laws: Managed care organizations' laboratory contracting practices and their implications for state surveillance and reporting statutes. Washington, D.C.: Center for Health Services Research and Policy, Department of Health Policy, School of Public Health and Health Services, The George Washington University.