Aetna revises provider contracts

Bell, Allison
October 1998
National Underwriter / Life & Health Financial Services;10/26/98, Vol. 102 Issue 43, p3
Reports on Aetna U.S. Healthcare's revision of its provider contracts to eliminate any worries about the possibility that Aetna might impose a provision limiting communications with patients. Plain language usage on contracts for doctors participating in health maintenance organizations, point-of-service plans and preferred provider organizations; Inclusion of a provision for coverage of emergency room care.


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