TITLE

Predatory pricing hits health care

PUB. DATE
August 1995
SOURCE
H&HN: Hospitals & Health Networks;8/5/95, Vol. 69 Issue 15, p76
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Illustrates the ongoing price war in health care in the United States. Predictions of Stratenomics president Alden T. Solovy in his book `Stratenomic Forecast 1996'; Market dynamics; Price concessions; Influence of health maintenance organizations (HMOs) on price concessions; Price reduction; Strategic risk; Economic opportunity; Short-term market share advantage.
ACCESSION #
9508234131

 

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