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

Robeznieks, Andis
July 2011
Modern Healthcare;7/4/2011, Vol. 41 Issue 27, p32
Trade Publication
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.


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