TITLE

NME and local doctors launch physician-hospital organization

AUTHOR(S)
Kaplan, Blake
PUB. DATE
August 1994
SOURCE
New Orleans CityBusiness (1994 to 2008);8/15/94, Vol. 15 Issue 6, p6
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the formation of a physician-hospital organization (PHO) by the National Medical Enterprises Inc. (NME) and several physician groups. Significance of the PHO; Growth in the managed care sector; List of NME hospitals and doctor's groups participating in the PHO.
ACCESSION #
9410242327

 

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