March 2000 AAOS Report

General Counsel offers material on physician unions

The Office of General Counsel has compiled an updated collection of articles on physician labor unions. The first was made available in April 1999. The second contains information about legislation in Texas allowing joint negotiations by physicians; the Physicians for Responsible Negotiations (PRN) organization of the American Medical Association; information regarding unionization of medical interns and residents; a status report of H.R. 1304, the Quality Health Care Coalition Act of 1999; and news items on recent developments.

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