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UnitedHealthcare, Duke LifePoint hospital negotiations over fees reach critical point

By Mark Tosczak If you get your health insurance — including Medicare Advantage policies — from UnitedHealthcare, you may want to double-check before you head to your local hospital this holiday season. Several Duke LifePoint hospitals are in contract negotiations with the insurer and are at risk of being out of network by year’s end. […]