Mesa County Physicians Independent Practice Association, Inc.

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In the Matter of Mesa County Physicians Independent Practice Association, Inc.
FTC Matter/File Number:

9610027

Docket Number:

9284

Enforcement Type:

Part III Administrative Complaint

Case Summary

A Colorado physicians' organization settled charges alleging that the Mesa County IPA conspired with its members to increase prices for physician services and thereby prevented third party payers such as preferred provider organizations, health maintenance organizations, and employer health care purchasing cooperatives from offering alternative health insurance programs to consumers in Mesa County.