Aetna leaves some Medicare markets

Bell, Allison
September 1998
National Underwriter / Life & Health Financial Services;9/7/98, Vol. 102 Issue 36, p4
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.


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