TITLE

Nonphysician providers search for a place in managed care

AUTHOR(S)
Daugherty, Christi
PUB. DATE
July 1996
SOURCE
New Orleans CityBusiness (1994 to 2008);7/22/96, Vol. 17 Issue 3, p13A
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on Louisiana ancillary health care providers' search for their place in the managed care sector. Claims that most managed plans limit access to their services; Physicians' lament over the growing influence of managed care on the health care profession; State legislation on preferred provider organizations; Usual coverage for ancillary services.
ACCESSION #
9610124551

 

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