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Peter Wehrwein
Health plan officials complain about a double whammy: low rates and high costs. Are hospital- and community health center-based plans going to be the only ones left?
Patrick Mullen
Congress is weighing more than 50 managed care reform bills. Here are summaries of three leading bills, and their sponsors' arguments for them.
Anthony L. DeWitt, J.D.
A review of the AMA's model managed care contract shows an attempt to get the health plan out of the driver's seat — or at least to share the controls.
State Initiatives
Washington Initiatives
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