TITLE

Model behavior: For docs looking to form an IPA, navigating antitrust issues can be tricky

AUTHOR(S)
Robeznieks, Andis
PUB. DATE
July 2011
SOURCE
Modern Healthcare;7/4/2011, Vol. 41 Issue 27, p32
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the impact of antitrust issues on a physician's independent practice. Despite the current trend for doctors to seek employment rather than private practice, many of them are being discouraged after realizing the difficulties involved in maintaining their own practice. Joining an independent physician group is an option available to these practitioners, although antitrust concerns will play a major role in convincing them to pursue independent practice.
ACCESSION #
62574428

 

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