December 2000
AHA News;12/18/2000, Vol. 36 Issue 49, p2
Trade Publication
Presents news related to the United States health care industry as of December 2000. Number of hospital closures in 2000; Increase in the reimbursements of physicians; Plan of the Health Insurance Association of America to merge with the American Association of Health Plans.


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