Two Calif. Physician Groups Prepare To Merge Operations
Alta Bates Medical Group and Brown & Toland Physicians have announced plans to merge operations. The merger would link 1,450 physicians and has been approved by the boards of both organizations. The Federal Trade Commission is examining the proposed merger, and the groups' physician shareholders will vote on the proposal next month.
- "San Francisco, East Bay Doctor Groups To Join Forces" (Rauber, San Francisco Business Times, 5/20).