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Preferred Provider Organizations

Introduction: Preferred Provider Organizations

Description of Preferred Provider Organizations

Preferred Provider Organizations: Arrangements negotiated between a third-party payer (often a self-insured company or union trust fund) and a group of health-care providers (hospitals and physicians) who furnish services at lower than usual fees, and, in return, receive prompt payment and an expectation of an increased volume of patients.
Source: MeSH 2007

Preferred Provider Organizations: Related Topics

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Hierarchical classifications of Preferred Provider Organizations

The following list attempts to classify Preferred Provider Organizations into categories where each line is subset of the next.

MeSH 2007 Hierarchy:

MeSH 2007 Hierarchy

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