August 25, 2003
Program Result Report
Researchers at the Health Research and Education Trust, in collaboration with the Wharton School, studied joint hospital and physician group efforts to create integrated service arrangements and facilitated managed care contracting.
June 1, 2008
This synthesis examines the practice and impact of self-referral, which occurs when a physician refers a patient to a facility in which that physician has an ownership interest. The number of self-referrals has grown substantially in the last decade.