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Business Wire
Angela Braly Elected to ExxonMobil Boardgeneral counsel and chief public affairs officer. Braly previously served as pr
Angela Braly Elected to ExxonMobil Board
Business Wire / Posted an hour ago
general counsel and chief public affairs officer. Braly previously served as president and CEO of Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield of Missouri and held the role of general counsel. She received a bachelor’s degree in finance from Texas Tech... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Arkansas' largest health insurer seeks 14.7% uptick in premiumsby Medicaid under the so-called private option, the state Insurance Department
Arkansas' largest health insurer seeks 14.7% uptick in premiums
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 4 hours ago
by Medicaid under the so-called private option, the state Insurance Department announced Tuesday. Arkansas Blue Cross and Blue Shield spokesman Max Greenwood said the increase, which would take effect Jan. 1 if approved, is needed because of its... Read more
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The Nashua Telegraph
Board votes down pension trust fundto administer the city's medical benefits. They include contracts not to exceed
Board votes down pension trust fund
The Nashua Telegraph / Posted 8 hours ago
to administer the city's medical benefits. They include contracts not to exceed $1.1 million with Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield and up to $225,000 with Harvard Pilgrim. The board also voted to authorize the mayor to enter into an amendment... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Insurer seeks 14.7% uptick in premiumsby Medicaid under the so-called private option, the state Insurance Department
Insurer seeks 14.7% uptick in premiums
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 9 hours ago
by Medicaid under the so-called private option, the state Insurance Department announced Tuesday. Arkansas Blue Cross and Blue Shield spokesman Max Greenwood said the increase, which would take effect Jan. 1 if approved, is needed because of its... Read more
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KTHV Little Rock
4 insurers propose rate increases of at least 10 percentArkansas Insurance Department on Tuesday said QualChoice Life and Health, QCA H
4 insurers propose rate increases of at least 10 percent
KTHV Little Rock / Posted 17 hours ago
Arkansas Insurance Department on Tuesday said QualChoice Life and Health, QCA Health Plan Inc., Arkansas Blue Cross and Blue Shield and the national Blue Cross and Blue Shield Association have each proposed the rate increases. The department... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
4 insurers on state exchange propose rate increases of at least 10 percentArkansas Insurance Department on Tuesday said QualChoice Life and Health, QCA H
4 insurers on state exchange propose rate increases of at least 10 percent
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 20 hours ago
Arkansas Insurance Department on Tuesday said QualChoice Life and Health, QCA Health Plan Inc., Arkansas Blue Cross and Blue Shield and the national Blue Cross and Blue Shield Association have each proposed the rate increases. The department... Read more
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Arkansas Business
4 Insurers Propose Rate Increases of at Least 10 PercentArkansas Insurance Department on Tuesday said QualChoice Life and Health, QCA H
4 Insurers Propose Rate Increases of at Least 10 Percent
Arkansas Business / Posted 21 hours ago
Arkansas Insurance Department on Tuesday said QualChoice Life and Health, QCA Health Plan Inc., Arkansas Blue Cross and Blue Shield and the national Blue Cross and Blue Shield Association have each proposed the rate increases. The department... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Pilot program that includes video decision aids improves end-of-life care in Hawaiion costs. A broad coalition of stakeholders, led by Hawaii Medical Service Ass
Pilot program that includes video decision aids improves end-of-life care in Hawaii
News-Medical-Net / Posted 22 hours ago
on costs. A broad coalition of stakeholders, led by Hawaii Medical Service Association (HMSA), an independent Blue Cross/Blue Shield licensee, has been working since 2012 to improve advance care planning rates statewide through innovative... Read more
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Providence Business News
BCBSRI insurance rates could rise 9% next yearPROVIDENCE - Customers of Blue Cross & Blue Shield of Rhode Island, the state’s
BCBSRI insurance rates could rise 9% next year
Providence Business News / Posted yesterday
PROVIDENCE - Customers of Blue Cross & Blue Shield of Rhode Island, the state’s largest health insurer, could see insurance rates next year increase as much as 9 percent on average. The Providence-based insurer on May 13 proposed new rate hikes to... Read more
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Louisiana Weekly
Optimism and skepticism over the health insurance marketplacetheir losses is even scarier,” Donelon said. John Maginnis, vice president of
Optimism and skepticism over the health insurance marketplace
Louisiana Weekly / Posted yesterday
their losses is even scarier,” Donelon said. John Maginnis, vice president of corporate communications for Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Louisiana, said the company’s on- and off-exchange ACA plans received average rate increases of about 15... Read more
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NJ.com
After a grilling, Christie's top insurance official wins Senate panel OKquestions from Sen. Nia Gill (D-Essex), stemming from his department's decision
After a grilling, Christie's top insurance official wins Senate panel OK
NJ.com / Posted yesterday
questions from Sen. Nia Gill (D-Essex), stemming from his department's decision in September to approve Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey's OMNIA tiered health network. OMNIA offers consumers discounted premiums and low or no copays for... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
N.J. health officials say they have only some violence reports for Bergen Regional hospitalpolicies on tiered health care systems because the department is in litigation
N.J. health officials say they have only some violence reports for Bergen Regional hospital
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted yesterday
policies on tiered health care systems because the department is in litigation over its approval of Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey’s Omnia health care plan. The plan divides the state’s hospitals into two tiers while offering... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
N.J. health officials say they have only some work place violence reports for Bergen Regional hospitalpolicies on tiered health care systems because the department is in litigation
N.J. health officials say they have only some work place violence reports for Bergen Regional hospital
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted yesterday
policies on tiered health care systems because the department is in litigation over its approval of a Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey's Omnia health care plan. The plan divides the state's hospitals into two tiers while offering... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
Masters Of The Golden Age: Harvey Dunn And His Students Opens July 1is free to members and open to the public with regular admission. The Art Wise
Masters Of The Golden Age: Harvey Dunn And His Students Opens July 1
The Chattanoogan / Posted yesterday
is free to members and open to the public with regular admission. The Art Wise series is sponsored by the Blue Cross Blue Shield of Tennessee Community Trust. Thursday, Sept. 15, 6-7 p.m. Art + Issues: Illustrating America Then and Now The... Read more
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Business Wire
GNS Healthcare Announces Investment by Horizon Healthcare Services, Inc. to Expand Strategic Partnership Focused on Precision Medicine in Population Healthand Japan’s Mitsui & Co. U.S. subsidiary (“Mitsui USA”). Both Horizon and Cambi
GNS Healthcare Announces Investment by Horizon Healthcare Services, Inc. to Expand Strategic Partnership Focused on Precision Medicine in Population Health
Business Wire / Posted 2 days ago
and Japan’s Mitsui & Co. U.S. subsidiary (“Mitsui USA”). Both Horizon and Cambia are affiliated with Blue Cross and Blue Shield companies. GNS is at the forefront of the precision medicine movement, applying its patented causal machine... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Pre-procedural use of antiplatelet therapy becoming less routine in heart attack treatment74,053 patients undergoing PCI between January 2013 through June 2015 at hospit
Pre-procedural use of antiplatelet therapy becoming less routine in heart attack treatment
News-Medical-Net / Posted 3 days ago
74,053 patients undergoing PCI between January 2013 through June 2015 at hospitals that contribute data to the Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan Cardiovascular Consortium (BMC2). There were no significant differences in in-hospital outcomes... Read more
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ClickOnDetroit
Michigan bill requires equal health coverage of cancer drugslegislation cleared the Republican-controlled Senate despite opposition from th
Michigan bill requires equal health coverage of cancer drugs
ClickOnDetroit / Posted 3 days ago
legislation cleared the Republican-controlled Senate despite opposition from the insurance industry, including Blue Cross Blue Shield, and business groups such as the state Chamber of Commerce. The Michigan Association of Health Plans says 3.4... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Max Thomas KaneMax Kane retired from the Army in 1969, immediately beginning a second career i
Max Thomas Kane
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 3 days ago
Max Kane retired from the Army in 1969, immediately beginning a second career in the insurance business with Blue Cross and Blue Shield. He rapidly worked his way up from salesman to vice president in the Little Rock office. Tom Kane graduated from... Read more
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Orange County Register
Putting cost ahead of medical outcomesto calculate the value of new medical technologies in order to assign a reasona
Putting cost ahead of medical outcomes
Orange County Register / Posted 3 days ago
to calculate the value of new medical technologies in order to assign a reasonable price to the latest innovations. The Blue Shield of California Foundation supports ICER’s research, and Blue Shield of California, with 4 million members, has... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Dennis Archer Jr.: 'I never attempt to fill my father's shoesMatters” airing 11:30 a.m. Sundays on CBS 62. See Mayor Mike Duggan, Wayne Coun
Dennis Archer Jr.: 'I never attempt to fill my father's shoes
Detroit Free Press / Posted 3 days ago
Matters” airing 11:30 a.m. Sundays on CBS 62. See Mayor Mike Duggan, Wayne County Executive Warren Evans, Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Michigan President/CEO Dan Loepp, Palace Sports and Entertainment Vice Chair Arn Tellem, Vickie Thomas, Keith... Read more
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Crain's Detroit Business
Michigan bill requires equal insurance coverage of cancer drugslegislation cleared the Republican-controlled Senate despite opposition from th
Michigan bill requires equal insurance coverage of cancer drugs
Crain's Detroit Business / Posted 4 days ago
legislation cleared the Republican-controlled Senate despite opposition from the insurance industry, including Blue Cross Blue Shield, and business groups such as the state Chamber of Commerce. The Michigan Association of Health Plans says 3.4... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
Michigan bill would require equal health coverage of cancer drugslegislation cleared the Republican-controlled Senate despite opposition from th
Michigan bill would require equal health coverage of cancer drugs
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 4 days ago
legislation cleared the Republican-controlled Senate despite opposition from the insurance industry, including Blue Cross Blue Shield, and business groups such as the state Chamber of Commerce. The Michigan Association of Health Plans says 3.4... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Michigan bill would require equal health coverage of cancer drugslegislation cleared the Republican-controlled Senate despite opposition from th
Michigan bill would require equal health coverage of cancer drugs
Detroit Free Press / Posted 4 days ago
legislation cleared the Republican-controlled Senate despite opposition from the insurance industry, including Blue Cross Blue Shield, and business groups such as the state Chamber of Commerce. The Michigan Association of Health Plans says 3.4... Read more
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FOX Business
Guess Who Just Sued the Federal Government Over ObamacareObamacare As reported by The Wall Street Journal on Tuesday, Highmark, a healt
Guess Who Just Sued the Federal Government Over Obamacare
FOX Business / Posted 4 days ago
Obamacare As reported by The Wall Street Journal on Tuesday, Highmark, a health insurance provider under the Blue Cross Blue Shield brand in Delaware, Pennsylvania, and West Virginia, is suing the federal government over Obamacare. "Why?" you... Read more
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FOX Business
Should You Get a Medicare Advantage Plan?have to sign up for the U.S. government-provided original Medicare coverage. Pr
Should You Get a Medicare Advantage Plan?
FOX Business / Posted 4 days ago
have to sign up for the U.S. government-provided original Medicare coverage. Private insurance companies such as Blue Cross Blue Shield and UnitedHealth Groupnow offer Medicare Advantage plans. Should you get a Medicare Advantage plan? You may well... Read more
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FOX Business
Guess Who Just Sued the Federal Government Over ObamacareObamacare As reported by The Wall Street Journal on Tuesday, Highmark, a healt
Guess Who Just Sued the Federal Government Over Obamacare
FOX Business / Posted 4 days ago
Obamacare As reported by The Wall Street Journal on Tuesday, Highmark, a health insurance provider under the Blue Cross Blue Shield brand in Delaware, Pennsylvania, and West Virginia, is suing the federal government over Obamacare. "Why?" you... Read more
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FOX Business
Should You Get a Medicare Advantage Plan?have to sign up for the U.S. government-provided original Medicare coverage. Pr
Should You Get a Medicare Advantage Plan?
FOX Business / Posted 4 days ago
have to sign up for the U.S. government-provided original Medicare coverage. Private insurance companies such as Blue Cross Blue Shield and UnitedHealth Groupnow offer Medicare Advantage plans. Should you get a Medicare Advantage plan? You may well... Read more
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Island Packet
Michigan bill requires equal health coverage of cancer drugslegislation cleared the Republican-controlled Senate despite opposition from th
Michigan bill requires equal health coverage of cancer drugs
Island Packet / Posted 4 days ago
legislation cleared the Republican-controlled Senate despite opposition from the insurance industry, including Blue Cross Blue Shield, and business groups such as the state Chamber of Commerce. The Michigan Association of Health Plans says 3.4... Read more
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Craig Daily Press
Thinking About Health: Healthcare consumers get little help with complaintsshe owes them $50,950. “I am 63 and will have a devastated retirement if this
Thinking About Health: Healthcare consumers get little help with complaints
Craig Daily Press / Posted 4 days ago
she owes them $50,950. “I am 63 and will have a devastated retirement if this is upheld,” Green told me. Blue Cross & Blue Shield of Mississippi, the administrator for her insurance carrier the State and School Employees’ Health Insurance... Read more
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NJ.com
New poll asks whether New Jerseyans support, oppose Horizon's tiered insurance plansto a new poll. Of 800 registered voters polled between April 5 and 11, 71 perc
New poll asks whether New Jerseyans support, oppose Horizon's tiered insurance plans
NJ.com / Posted 5 days ago
to a new poll. Of 800 registered voters polled between April 5 and 11, 71 percent said they oppose Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield New Jersey's OMNIA plans after being read a description of the plan, Anzalone Liszt Grove Research announced... Read more
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Fast Company Magazine
Here is Xiaomi’s first drone, which arrives next weekprocess of determining if your doctor is "in network": 3. Determine what kind
Here is Xiaomi’s first drone, which arrives next week
Fast Company Magazine / Posted 5 days ago
process of determining if your doctor is "in network": 3. Determine what kind of insurance you carry. This can be one of: Blue Shield; Blue Cross; Blue Cross (pronounced Blué Cross); Blue Shield Blue Cross; Blue Cross Blue Shield; Blake Ross... Read more
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Fast Company Magazine
The iPhone’s worldwide market share drops over three pointsprocess of determining if your doctor is "in network": 3. Determine what kind
The iPhone’s worldwide market share drops over three points
Fast Company Magazine / Posted 5 days ago
process of determining if your doctor is "in network": 3. Determine what kind of insurance you carry. This can be one of: Blue Shield; Blue Cross; Blue Cross (pronounced Blué Cross); Blue Shield Blue Cross; Blue Cross Blue Shield; Blake Ross... Read more
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Fast Company Magazine
Silicon Valley still less diverse than the U.S. work force, study findsprocess of determining if your doctor is "in network": 3. Determine what kind
Silicon Valley still less diverse than the U.S. work force, study finds
Fast Company Magazine / Posted 5 days ago
process of determining if your doctor is "in network": 3. Determine what kind of insurance you carry. This can be one of: Blue Shield; Blue Cross; Blue Cross (pronounced Blué Cross); Blue Shield Blue Cross; Blue Cross Blue Shield; Blake Ross... Read more
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Providence Business News
Melissa Cummings, senior vice president and chief customer officer for Blue Cross & Blue Shield
Melissa Cummings
Providence Business News / Posted 5 days ago
, senior vice president and chief customer officer for Blue Cross & Blue Shield of Rhode Island, was named 2017 American Heart Association Go Red For Women Luncheon chair. The Southern New England Go Red For Women Luncheon is an... Read more
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Providence Business News
Providers, insurers join to share risks, savingsagreements need a large patient population, patients must be managed properly t
Providers, insurers join to share risks, savings
Providence Business News / Posted 5 days ago
agreements need a large patient population, patients must be managed properly to generate savings. Lifespan, Blue Cross & Blue Shield of Rhode Island and more than 20 physician groups saved almost $6 million in 2014, during the first year of a... Read more
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Fast Company Magazine
Verizon and other suitors expected to bid only $2 billion to $3 billion for Yahooprocess of determining if your doctor is "in network": 3. Determine what kind
Verizon and other suitors expected to bid only $2 billion to $3 billion for Yahoo
Fast Company Magazine / Posted 5 days ago
process of determining if your doctor is "in network": 3. Determine what kind of insurance you carry. This can be one of: Blue Shield; Blue Cross; Blue Cross (pronounced Blué Cross); Blue Shield Blue Cross; Blue Cross Blue Shield; Blake Ross... Read more
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FOX 6 Milwaukee
“They’re paying the bills:” Insurance companies getting involved in fight against opioid addictionof prescription painkillers such as oxycodone, hydrocodone and morphine. Compa
“They’re paying the bills:” Insurance companies getting involved in fight against opioid addiction
FOX 6 Milwaukee / Posted 5 days ago
of prescription painkillers such as oxycodone, hydrocodone and morphine. Companies such as Aetna and Blue Cross Blue Shield have taken similar measures over the past several years to prevent deaths and keep addiction numbers from going... Read more
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Fast Company Magazine
Holding Google I/O outside has its benefitsprocess of determining if your doctor is "in network": 3. Determine what kind
Holding Google I/O outside has its benefits
Fast Company Magazine / Posted 5 days ago
process of determining if your doctor is "in network": 3. Determine what kind of insurance you carry. This can be one of: Blue Shield; Blue Cross; Blue Cross (pronounced Blué Cross); Blue Shield Blue Cross; Blue Cross Blue Shield; Blake Ross... Read more
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Berkshire Eagle
Officials provide update on city's health insurance plansMatthew Kerwood told the City Council's Finance Committee that the savings for
Officials provide update on city's health insurance plans
Berkshire Eagle / Posted 5 days ago
Matthew Kerwood told the City Council's Finance Committee that the savings for the first year of a contract for Blue Cross/Blue Shield plans for employees and retirees was approximately $1.3 million, and the savings is estimated at approximately $1... Read more
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Fast Company Magazine
Xiaomi sees TV as a gateway into the U.S.process of determining if your doctor is "in network": 3. Determine what kind
Xiaomi sees TV as a gateway into the U.S.
Fast Company Magazine / Posted 5 days ago
process of determining if your doctor is "in network": 3. Determine what kind of insurance you carry. This can be one of: Blue Shield; Blue Cross; Blue Cross (pronounced Blué Cross); Blue Shield Blue Cross; Blue Cross Blue Shield; Blake Ross... Read more
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Fast Company Magazine
Take a look at Uber’s self-driving Ford Fusionprocess of determining if your doctor is "in network": 3. Determine what kind
Take a look at Uber’s self-driving Ford Fusion
Fast Company Magazine / Posted 5 days ago
process of determining if your doctor is "in network": 3. Determine what kind of insurance you carry. This can be one of: Blue Shield; Blue Cross; Blue Cross (pronounced Blué Cross); Blue Shield Blue Cross; Blue Cross Blue Shield; Blake Ross... Read more
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Fast Company Magazine
This early Facebooker wrote a darkly funny description of how health care really worksprocess of determining if your doctor is "in network": 3. Determine what kind
This early Facebooker wrote a darkly funny description of how health care really works
Fast Company Magazine / Posted 5 days ago
process of determining if your doctor is "in network": 3. Determine what kind of insurance you carry. This can be one of: Blue Shield; Blue Cross; Blue Cross (pronounced Blué Cross); Blue Shield Blue Cross; Blue Cross Blue Shield; Blake Ross... Read more
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Fast Company Magazine
What? Theranos is hiring for nearly 200 jobsprocess of determining if your doctor is "in network": 3. Determine what kind
What? Theranos is hiring for nearly 200 jobs
Fast Company Magazine / Posted 5 days ago
process of determining if your doctor is "in network": 3. Determine what kind of insurance you carry. This can be one of: Blue Shield; Blue Cross; Blue Cross (pronounced Blué Cross); Blue Shield Blue Cross; Blue Cross Blue Shield; Blake Ross... Read more
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Fast Company Magazine
Here’s Google’s new Project Tango sizzle videoprocess of determining if your doctor is "in network": 3. Determine what kind
Here’s Google’s new Project Tango sizzle video
Fast Company Magazine / Posted 5 days ago
process of determining if your doctor is "in network": 3. Determine what kind of insurance you carry. This can be one of: Blue Shield; Blue Cross; Blue Cross (pronounced Blué Cross); Blue Shield Blue Cross; Blue Cross Blue Shield; Blake Ross... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Poll by hospitals finds strong opposition to Horizon's tiered insurance planto the new type of health coverage. In addition, a majority of those polled he
Poll by hospitals finds strong opposition to Horizon's tiered insurance plan
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 5 days ago
to the new type of health coverage. In addition, a majority of those polled held the view that Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey values profits over people, according to the poll conducted by Anzalone Liszt Grove... Read more
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The Hill
House, Senate struggle to bridge Zika divideper-patient cost of specialty drugs jumped 26 percent over the last two years,
House, Senate struggle to bridge Zika divide
The Hill / Posted 5 days ago
per-patient cost of specialty drugs jumped 26 percent over the last two years, according to a report by the Blue Cross Blue Shield Association released Thursday. Specialty drugs – which are used to treat complex or rare conditions – now... Read more
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KESQ Palm Springs
Insurance companies fight the opioid epidemicof prescription painkillers such as oxycodone, hydrocodone and morphine. Compa
Insurance companies fight the opioid epidemic
KESQ Palm Springs / Posted 5 days ago
of prescription painkillers such as oxycodone, hydrocodone and morphine. Companies such as Aetna and Blue Cross Blue Shield have taken similar measures over the past several years to prevent deaths and keep addiction numbers from going... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
Insurance companies fight the opioid epidemicof prescription painkillers such as oxycodone, hydrocodone and morphine. Compa
Insurance companies fight the opioid epidemic
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 5 days ago
of prescription painkillers such as oxycodone, hydrocodone and morphine. Companies such as Aetna and Blue Cross Blue Shield have taken similar measures over the past several years to prevent deaths and keep addiction numbers from going... Read more
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News 8000
Insurance companies fight the opioid epidemicof prescription painkillers such as oxycodone, hydrocodone and morphine. Compa
Insurance companies fight the opioid epidemic
News 8000 / Posted 5 days ago
of prescription painkillers such as oxycodone, hydrocodone and morphine. Companies such as Aetna and Blue Cross Blue Shield have taken similar measures over the past several years to prevent deaths and keep addiction numbers from going... Read more
32 related stories
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ClickOnDetroit
Insurance companies fight the opioid epidemicof prescription painkillers such as oxycodone, hydrocodone and morphine. Compa
Insurance companies fight the opioid epidemic
ClickOnDetroit / Posted 5 days ago
of prescription painkillers such as oxycodone, hydrocodone and morphine. Companies such as Aetna and Blue Cross Blue Shield have taken similar measures over the past several years to prevent deaths and keep addiction numbers from going... Read more
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