TITLE

EXCLUSIVE AGREEMENTS BETWEEN HOSPITALS AND ANESTHESIA PROVIDERS AFTER JEFFERSON PARISH: SITUATION INFLAMMATORY OR MERELY VOLATILE?

AUTHOR(S)
Forrest, Carl L.
PUB. DATE
June 2004
SOURCE
Health Matrix: Journal of Law-Medicine;Summer2004, Vol. 14 Issue 2, p371
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses the implications of the exclusive anesthesia contracts between hospitals and anesthesia provides for the health care system in the United States. Types of practitioners delivering anesthesia care; Effect of the health care antitrust law on the relationship between hospitals and their anesthesia personnel; Impact of the U.S. Court of Appeals decision over the Jefferson Parish Hospital District No. 2 vs. Hyde on exclusive anesthesia contracts; Use of the essential facilities doctrine by anesthesia practitioners to oppose the establishment of exclusive contracts.
ACCESSION #
14497484

 

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