ERIC Number: EJ201574
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1979-Apr
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Regulation, Professional Responsibility, and Market Forces in the Health Care Field.
Palmer, Alan K.
Journal of Medical Education, v54 n4 p275-83 Apr 1979
The interrelationship of market forces, government regulation, and self-regulation is discussed and the Federal Trade Commission's (FTC) program involving competition in the health care field is reviewed. Concerns and misconceptions in the medical community about the FTC's involvement in the health care field are addressed. (Author/JMD)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive; Opinion Papers
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