NU Online News Service, May 29, 2003, 11:36 a.m. EDT – Statewide Independent PPO, East Syracuse, N.Y., has agreed to use national out-of-area network access services from Beech Street Corp., Lake Forest, Calif., starting June 1.

Statewide markets the services of 25,000 doctors in New York, Pennsylvania and other states to benefits administrators, self-funded employee health plans and union health plans