PROCEEDINGS OF THE MINNEAPOLIS MEETING
ABSTRACT OF PROCEEDINGS OF THE HOUSE OF DELEGATES OF THE AMERICAN MEDICAL ASSOCIATION AT THE CLINICAL MEETING IN MINNEAPOLIS, DEC. 2-5, 1958(Continued from February 7, 1959 issue, page 607)
Supplementary Reports of Council on Medical Service.—
Supplementary reports (A-G) were presented by the Chairman, Dr. Joseph D. McCarthy and referred to the Reference Committee on Insurance and Medical Service.
A. Insurance and Prepayment Plans.—
The Council has reorganized its committee structure; the activities of the Committee on Prepayment Medical and Hospital Service and the Committee on Relations with Lay Sponsored Voluntary Health Plans have been combined (Handbook, page 234; The Journal, Oct. 25, page 1100), and a new committee formed entitled the Committee on Insurance and Prepayment Plans under the chairmanship of Dr. Carlton E. Wertz, New York. The committee plans to study insurance problems in the following fields: Blue Shield, private carrier health