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    Discuss the concept of any willing provider. Incorporate into your answer how patients benefit from this requirement. What are possible problems that the Any Willing Provider provision creates for insurance programs.

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    Any-willing provider (AWP) laws require "managed care plans to accept any qualified provider who is willing to accept the terms and conditions of a managed care plan. These laws do not require managed care plans to contract with all providers. However, they do require managed care plans to explicitly state evaluation criteria and ensure "due process" for providers wishing to contract with the ...

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    This solution discusses the concept of any willing provider. It incorporates into the answer how patients benefit from this requirement. It discusses the possible problems that the Any Willing Provider provision creates for insurance programs. APA reference is included.

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