TITLE

American Lifecare and Maxicare form new venture

AUTHOR(S)
Kaplan, Blake
PUB. DATE
April 1994
SOURCE
New Orleans CityBusiness (1994 to 2008);4/11/94, Vol. 14 Issue 40, p6
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the new venture formed by American Lifecare Inc. and Maxicare Louisiana Inc. called Accountable Health Plans of Louisiana. Provision of health maintenance organization (HMO) and a preferred provider organization (PPO) through the new venture; Features of the program; Marketing of products to health insurance companies that offer PPO and indemnity insurance but do not offer health maintenance organization.
ACCESSION #
9411035216

 

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