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UnitedHealth likely to keep squeezing physician staffing firms

The nation’s largest private insurer has been terminating its contracts with physician staffing firms in a bid to extract lower prices, part of a years-long pattern analysts say could spur other payers to follow. UnitedHealthcare contends it is simply trying to curb the rising cost of healthcare by driving out high-cost providers that charge far… Read More »