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Health Care Antitrust Issues
re: Sale of pharmaceuticals by non-profit hospital to contracted workers who provide services at the hospital
re: Sale of pharmaceuticals by non-profit children's hospital to patients seen in clinics operated by the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences on the hospital's campus.
re: proposal of PriMed Physicians, a physician group practice with 55 physician employees located in Dayton, Ohio, to create with other Dayton-area physicians an advocacy group to undertake "a campaign to inform and educate the general public" about, in the physicians' opinion, the "ill effects...
re: Sale of vaccines by non-profit hospital to affiliated wellness center.
re: proposal of MedSouth, Inc., a physician independent practice association located in Denver, Colorado, to integrate partially its member physicians' practices.
re: The applicability of the Non-Profit Institutions Act (NPIA or the Act) to sales of pharmaceuticals by CHA member hospitals to their retired employees
re: Sale of pharmaceuticals by non-profit, multi-specialty medical clinic to employees and to patients treated at the clinic).
re: Proposal to establish a network of independent pharmacies in Massachusetts and Connecticut.
re: Applicability of the Non-Profit Institutions Act
re: OPEN's intention to establish a network of independent community pharmacies and pharmacists
re: Sales of pharmaceuticals by non-profit skilled nursing facility to volunteers working at the center
re: Independent provider association composed of eleven neuorologists in the Los Angeles area
re: Physician network of osteopathic services providers
re: Sales of pharmaceuticals by non-profit hospital to patients of the hospital’s cancer treatment center)
re: Network of ambulance and ambulette services providers formed to contract for transportation services with third party payers
re: Corporate restructuring of nonprofit hospital corporation
re: NJPA Proposal to Establish Two Pharmacist Service Networks
re: Network of optical and vision services providers
re: Multispecialty physician network joint venture