Trinity ready to exit managed care

Benko, Laura B.
March 2006
Modern Healthcare;3/13/2006, Vol. 36 Issue 11, p17
Trade Publication
The article reports on the plan of Trinity Health to sell its managed-care subsidiary Trinity Health Plans in the U.S. in 2006. Spokesman Stephen Shivinsky comments on Trinity's core business of providing patient care. In terms of financial conditions, Trinity Health Plans is relatively strong with a net worth of $298.3 million in 2005. However, the increased competition within the managed-care industry has impacted the unit.


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