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Coming Soon To A Strip Mall Near You: An MRI Provider

August 23, 2017
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Summary/Abstract

More and more medical procedures are moving to the strip mall, thanks to high-deductible insurance plans that are turning patients into penny-pinchers.Hospital systems like Edward-Elmhurst Health are reacting, hedging their bets on what have been lucrative captive practices. Last year it invested $7 million in an outpatient MRI provider that is now poised to grow with backing from another hospital system.