TITLE

Aetna leaves some Medicare markets

AUTHOR(S)
Bell, Allison
PUB. DATE
September 1998
SOURCE
National Underwriter / Life & Health Financial Services;9/7/98, Vol. 102 Issue 36, p4
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports that Aetna U.S. Healthcare has announced that it would keep Medicare health maintenance organizations (HMO) in 16 states but will close down Medicare HMOs in six other states. Encouragement from Congress and the Health Care Financing Administration for managed care companies to offer Medicare HMOs to slow increases in program costs.
ACCESSION #
1078593

 

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