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U.S. HEALTHCARE'S ROBYN S. WALSH APPOINTED TO PENNSYLVANIA'S HEALTH POLICY BOARD

 BLUE BELL, Pa., Aug. 24 /PRNewswire/ -- Robyn S. Walsh, senior vice president, Medical Delivery, at U.S. Healthcare (NASDAQ: USHC), Blue Bell, has been appointed by Gov. Robert P. Casey to the Health Policy Board.
 She will be the only appointee representing health maintenance organizations in the state and will serve a three-year term.
 Walsh is responsible for all health care provider contracts for U.S. Healthcare. Previously, she was the vice president responsible for provider contracts for the company's Philadelphia and Pittsburgh HMOs.
 Walsh has extensive experience in hospital administration and finance. Prior to her position at U.S. Healthcare, she served as the practice administrator of a large group multi-specialty practice. She has also been a consultant for all types of health care contracts.
 The newly formed board was instituted in January 1993 and will assist in developing the Pennsylvania State Health Plan. Appointees to the 15-member board must be confirmed by the State Senate. Members will receive no compensation for their service.
 U.S. Healthcare provides comprehensive managed health care services to more than 1.5 million members through health maintenance organizations in Pennsylvania, New Jersey, New York, New Hampshire, Massachusetts, Delaware, Connecticut, Maryland and the District of Columbia. In addition, the company offers managed workers compensation services through Workers Comp Advantage, third party administration services through Corporate Health Administrators, and quality assessment, patient surveys, outcome tracking, and data analysis systems through U.S. Quality Algorithms.
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