California’s Attorney General Kamala Harris has started a prob of increasing consolidation of mergers and consolidation of hospitals and physician groups. With healthcare reform encouraging mergers and formations of Accountable Care Organizations (ACOs). the state is probing whether this is increasing costs for consumers.
This comes at a time when the FTC has fought several recent non-profit hospital mergers aggressively.
Contact Calculated Risk Advisors today to discuss better protecting your healthcare organization against changes in regulations and the costs associated with complying with regulatory challenges.