Originally Posted by BigRedChief
Hospitals buying doctor groups has been going on since the 90's.
I suspect it's been going on longer than that, but the pace is accelerating because of the problems created by the spiraling costs of healthcare. Obamacare was focused on expanding coverage rather than the real problem. In fact, it seems to have exacerbated the real problem.
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