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N.C. Health Care Provider Faces Lawsuit

Posted April 23, 2004 7:44 a.m. EDT

— A North Carolina health insurance company is facing a lawsuit


North Carolina Medical Society

plans to file suit against UnitedHealthcare of North Carolina.

The medical society alleges unfair and deceptive business practices.

The lawsuit does not seek financial compensation, but a request from the court requiring the company to change some of its business practices.

UnitedHealthcare says the lawsuit is not a constructive course to take.