TITLE

Pa. court rules subscribers can sue HMOs

AUTHOR(S)
Levin, Amanda
PUB. DATE
October 1998
SOURCE
National Underwriter / Life & Health Financial Services;10/26/98, Vol. 102 Issue 43, p70
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the ruling of the Pennsylvania Superior Court that health maintenance organizations (HMO) are open to lawsuits for medical negligence. Recognition of the central role played by an HMO in the total healthcare of its subscribers; Application of the ruling to the lawsuit against HealthAmerica.
ACCESSION #
1252734

 

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