Robert A Berenson, MD, Institute Fellow, led and co-chaired, along with G. William Hoagland, a panel of national experts—including hospital leaders, insurance and antitrust experts, economists and others—who developed an agreed-upon set of principles to address the negative impact of increased market power in local health care markets, as well as a continuum of policies that government could take to remedy the issue of limited competition. You can download the full report above.
Additional Documents (leaving the UI web site):
You can read Dr. Berenson’s blog about the issue on Urban Wire here (leaving the UI web site)
Press Release (leaving the UI web site)