Health Care Provider Networks

The Alliance for Health Reform held a briefing for reporters about “narrow networks,” health care plans with smaller provider… read more

The Alliance for Health Reform held a briefing for reporters about “narrow networks,” health care plans with smaller provider ranks than the competition, and their ability to provide deliver high-quality care at a lower cost than larger rivals. At the time of this discussion, several insurance companies were excluding certain providers from their networks in an effort to control costs following the health care law. Ted Nickel, Wisconsin’s insurance commissioner, stressed a mixed regulatory approach because each state is different and a “one- size-fits-all” approach would not work. close

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  • Joel Ario Managing Director Manatt, Phelps, and Phillips
  • Michael Chernew Professor Harvard Medical School->Health Care Policy
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Health Care Provider Networks

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320900-1
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Public Affairs Event
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Forum
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Aug 6, 2014
Last Aired:
Sep 15, 2014

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  • Aug 06, 2014 | 8:31am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Aug 07, 2014 | 10:00am EDT | C-SPAN RADIO
  • Aug 07, 2014 | 11:00pm EDT | C-SPAN RADIO
  • Aug 11, 2014 | 4:25am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Sep 15, 2014 | 2:25pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
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