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State mulls conditions on $6.8B acquisition of Health Net
Sacramento Business Journal

Centene Corp.’s proposed acquisition of Health Net Inc. looks like a slam dunk, but health advocates urged state regulators Monday to impose conditions on the deal to ensure patients have access to affordable, quality care. The California Department of Managed Health Care, the state agency that must approve the deal in California, will review the comments and make a decision by early next year.