Carpenter, Dave
January 2005
H&HN: Hospitals & Health Networks;Jan2005, Vol. 79 Issue 1, p38
Trade Publication
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.


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