In preparing for this discussion, read Chapters 4 and 6 of the course text. For your initial post, address the following in the discussion forum:
• Discuss common issues in the contracting process.
• Describe four provider obligations commonly included in managed care contracts.
• Explain the importance of provider contracts in maintaining a provider network.
The response should include a reference list. Double-space, using Times New Roman 12 pnt font, one-inch margins, and APA style of writing and citations.