Regulating Managed Care: Theory, Practice, and Future Options

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information on this and all other health plans doing business in the state. Such a farmers market would retrieve much of that information itself, directly from enrolled consumers, and would have the power to audit self-reported data. And its information would be available in multiple media, including on the Internet.

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