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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 »

UnitedHealth: We’re Still Working On Closing DaVita Deal

FILE – This Tuesday, Oct. 16, 2012, file photo, shows part of the UnitedHealth Group, Inc. campus in Minnetonka, Minn. UnitedHealth Group Inc. reports financial results Tuesday, July 19, 2016. (AP Photo/Jim Mone, File) ASSOCIATED PRESS UnitedHealth Group is still working with regulators to close its acquisition of DaVita Medical Group, a $ 4 billion… Read More »