DAVITA MEDICAL GROUP ALTAMED HEALTH NETWORK CA, Plaintiff, vs. ALTAMED HEALTH SERVICES CORP., Defendant

Case No.: BC655352

[TENTATIVE] ORDER GRANTING MOTION TO COMPEL ARBITRATION

TENTATIVE RULING: The motion to compel arbitration is granted. The matter is ordered to arbitration and this action is stayed pending resolution of the arbitration.

Motion to Compel Arbitration

Defendant moves to compel arbitration on the grounds that there is a written agreement between the parties to arbitrate disputes.

The arbitration provision at issue here states:

13.3 Dispute Resolution: Arbitration. In the event Professional desires to contest a decision or determination by IPA, Professional may institute a grievance utilizing IPA’s internal provider grievance procedure set forth in the Provider Manual. Any controversy, dispute, or claim arising out of, in connection with, or related to ........