HMO-Like Plans May Be Poised To Make Comeback In Online Insurance Markets

Published Online: January 23, 2013
It's back to the future for insurers, which plan to sharply limit the choice of doctors and hospitals in some policies marketed to consumers under the health law, starting next fall.

Such plans, similar to the HMOs of old, fell into disfavor with consumers in the 1980s and 1990s, when they rebelled against a lack of choice.

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Source: Kaiser Health News (in collaboration with USA Today)

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