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Managed Care Contracts

Navigating the maze of managed care contractual provisions can be difficult as providers try to balance their need for patients and the desire to avoid entering into agreements that are potentially harmful. To assist providers in diligently reviewing contracts and avoiding pitfalls, consider the information provided below when reviewing a contract. Providers should take the time to thoroughly review all managed care contracts, as the terms agreed to can have a significant impact on not only a practice but also its patients. 

Note that while we believe the information provided here is authoritative and accurate, we cannot offer legal or other professional advice and this information is not intended to substitute for counsel obtained from an attorney.

What You Need to Know

Consider the following before signing a managed care contract:

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