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New AMA Online Database Looks to Help Docs Contract with Insurers
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The American Medical Association today launched the National Managed Care Contract, an online database that the physicians’ association said will help its members negotiate better contracts with managed care organizations. “The concentrated market power of large health insurers gives them an unprecedented advantage in dictating key aspects of healthcare to physicians,” said AMA President J. James Rohack, MD, in a media release.