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What is Your Strategic Plan?

Posted in Practice Management

This is the second in a series of posts on practical and legal considerations for physicians in deciding whether to sell, merge or stay the same. Before making any major practice decision along those lines, physicians should engage in some careful strategic planning. Simply put, before you can know which or whether one of these… Continue Reading

IBC and Highmark Call Off Merger

Posted in Pennsylvania Legislation

In what is surely to be a bright spot for most physician in Pennsylvania, Independence Blue Cross and Highmark announced today that they are withdrawing their request to merge.  According to a report by the Philadelphia Inquirer this afternoon, the boards of two companies met today and decided they could not live with the condition… Continue Reading