TITLE

Dropped Doc Wins

AUTHOR(S)
Haugh, Richard
PUB. DATE
June 2000
SOURCE
H&HN: Hospitals & Health Networks;Jun2000, Vol. 74 Issue 6, p24
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the ruling of California's Supreme Court that the state's managed care plans can no longer terminate physicians without cause. Information on the suit filed by gynecologist against the Metropolitan Life Insurance Co. in 1992; Impact of the ruling on the insurance industry.
ACCESSION #
3236142

 

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