TITLE

HEALTH CARE'S NEW BEHEMOTHS

AUTHOR(S)
Carpenter, Dave
PUB. DATE
January 2005
SOURCE
H&HN: Hospitals & Health Networks;Jan2005, Vol. 79 Issue 1, p38
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Highlights the impact of merger and acquisition activities in the health insurance industry on insurance premiums, prices and health care providers in the U.S. Factors that may contribute to a reshaping of the industry; Views of Karen Ignagni, president of America's Health Insurance Plans, on the mergers; Relationship of insurers with hospitals; Reasons behind an increase in the administrative cost of insurance.
ACCESSION #
15621855

 

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