Becker's Healthcare September 29, 2022
Armani Washington

Private equity acquisitions of physician practices are associated with increased healthcare spending and utilization, according to research published in JAMA Network Sept. 2.

Researchers from Baltimore-based Johns Hopkins University and Portland-based Oregon Health and Science University analyzed claims data from 578 private-equity-acquired dermatology, gastroenterology and ophthalmology physician practices...

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