This resource analyzes the antitrust issues affecting doctors, hospitals, laboratories, long-term care facilities, and most other health care providers. It provides an overview of general antitrust principles and describes how they apply to different health-care industry segments. It also covers the Robinson-Patman and Non-Profit Institutions acts, along with an in-depth discussion of the Sherman Antitrust Act. Volumes 1 and 2 analyze substantive laws, important cases, developments, and proposals. Volumes 3 and 4 compile forms, letters, opinions, and speeches from more than 30 different hard-to-find sources.