HOW IS THIS GOING TO CHANGE OR AFFECT PRIVATE PRACTICE PRIMARY CARE PHYSICIANS?

HOW IS THIS GOING TO CHANGE OR AFFECT PRIVATE PRACTICE PRIMARY CARE PHYSICIANS?

We don’t expect any changes for private practice primary care physicians.  In general, although HCA Healthcare has been expanding its employed physician group in recent years as has Mission Health and most every health system nationwide, the overwhelming majority of physicians associated with HCA are private practice physicians.