community care network


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community care network

A component of the American Hospital Association’s proposal for healthcare reform. In a community care network, local hospital-organised groups of physicians and clinics would compete for contracts with group insurers, and would provide care to those enrolled in the plan; the fees would be capitated and rates determined by an independent regulatory board.
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Transforming Health Care Delivery: Toward Community Care Networks.
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