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The News & Observer
High-profile New Schools’ board, officers unprotected after insurance policy goes unpaidincludes a group of heavy hitters. The chairman was Jeffrey Corbett, a senior D
High-profile New Schools’ board, officers unprotected after insurance policy goes unpaid
The News & Observer / Posted 11 hours ago
includes a group of heavy hitters. The chairman was Jeffrey Corbett, a senior Duke Energy executive. Others include former BlueCross BlueShield executive Bob Greczyn, former Wake County manager and state senator Richard Stevens, two senior... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
Upcoming City Council Agenda For Tuesday5, 8 & HUMAN RESOURCES c. A resolution authorizing the Director of Human Reso
Upcoming City Council Agenda For Tuesday
The Chattanoogan / Posted yesterday
5, 8 & HUMAN RESOURCES c. A resolution authorizing the Director of Human Resources to renew the existing agreement with BlueCross/BlueShield of Tennessee for administrative services at the rate of $24.94 per member per month, in the amount of... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Summer is prime time for getting outdoors and trying new exercisesexercise and resistance training – which helps build muscle and burn calories –
Summer is prime time for getting outdoors and trying new exercises
The Buffalo News / Posted 2 days ago
exercise and resistance training – which helps build muscle and burn calories – and a realistic diet that’s sustainable.” BlueCross BlueShield of Western New York launched the Canalside classes three years ago with that idea in mind. They also... Read more
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Columbia Star
Edventure installs new board officers and chair Dr. John DozierCarolina. Mason Hardy, Creative Financial Strategies. Other board members inclu
Edventure installs new board officers and chair Dr. John Dozier
Columbia Star / Posted 2 days ago
Carolina. Mason Hardy, Creative Financial Strategies. Other board members include Chip Amaker, BB&T; Stephanie DeFreese, BlueCross BlueShield of S.C.; Tyrone Ellis, Ingersoll Rand - Club Car Division; Barbara Livingston, Gregory Electric Company... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Wisdom Wednesdays: Successreflect on this question and found success can be defined in many ways. Anne B
Wisdom Wednesdays: Success
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 3 days ago
reflect on this question and found success can be defined in many ways. Anne Baum/Vice President/Lehigh Valley for Capital BlueCross. Holds nearly a dozen board and leadership roles in the community "To me success is your ability to pursue your... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Health care ripoffs costing taxpayers millionsa computer programmer and two auditors. Both the OIG and the Tennessee Bureau
Health care ripoffs costing taxpayers millions
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 6 days ago
a computer programmer and two auditors. Both the OIG and the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation work with fraud units at BlueCross BlueShield and other private insurers. BlueCross BlueShield has a staff of seven investigators, checking into... Read more
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OregonLive.com
Oregon health insurance rates to jump again in 2017health policies will raise rates in 2017, from 9.8 percent for Health Net Healt
Oregon health insurance rates to jump again in 2017
OregonLive.com / Posted 8 days ago
health policies will raise rates in 2017, from 9.8 percent for Health Net Health Plan of Oregon to 17.9 percent for Regence BlueCross BlueShield of Oregon to 29.3 percent for Moda Health Plan. The dawning of the Affordable Care Act era has been... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
Upcoming City Council Agenda For TuesdayRESOURCES a. A resolution authorizing the Director of Human Resources to renew
Upcoming City Council Agenda For Tuesday
The Chattanoogan / Posted 8 days ago
RESOURCES a. A resolution authorizing the Director of Human Resources to renew the existing agreement with BlueCross/BlueShield of Tennessee for administrative services at the rate of $24.94 per member per month, in the amount of... Read more
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MedCity News
Solera Health raises $4M as it prepares to expand diabetes prevention program marketplaceand depression next year Investors for the round included one new to Solera —
Solera Health raises $4M as it prepares to expand diabetes prevention program marketplace
MedCity News / Posted 8 days ago
and depression next year Investors for the round included one new to Solera — SJF Ventures, a social impact fund. BlueCross BlueShield Venture Partners and Sandbox Industries also took part. Last fall, Solera closed a $3 million Series A... Read more
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Columbia Star
Folks About TownAcres, has been certified as an official Backyard Wildlife Habitat site by the
Folks About Town
Columbia Star / Posted 9 days ago
Acres, has been certified as an official Backyard Wildlife Habitat site by the South Carolina Wildlife Federation. The BlueCross Blue Shield of South Carolina Foundation has awarded $4.8 million to 13 organizations across South Carolina,... Read more
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Knoxville News Sentinel
The Muse museum to host donor preview Thursday of new health exhibitof our visitors and the Knoxville community." Donors for this exhibit include
The Muse museum to host donor preview Thursday of new health exhibit
Knoxville News Sentinel / Posted 10 days ago
of our visitors and the Knoxville community." Donors for this exhibit include East Tennessee Children's Hospital, the BlueCross BlueShield of Tennessee Health Foundation, the Clayton Foundation, East Tennessee Pediatric Dentistry and others,... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
South Korean researchers look to New York end-life planning toolscan be acted upon in life-threatening situations, said Patricia Bomba, the medi
South Korean researchers look to New York end-life planning tools
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 11 days ago
can be acted upon in life-threatening situations, said Patricia Bomba, the medical director of Rochester-based Excellus BlueCross BlueShield. Bomba is credited with leading the development of MOLST. The forms are for patients who receive... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Evergreen Health Co-op suing federal government over insurance programto another that doesn't need it and doesn't deserve it." Beilenson said he was
Evergreen Health Co-op suing federal government over insurance program
Baltimore Sun / Posted 12 days ago
to another that doesn't need it and doesn't deserve it." Beilenson said he was told by federal regulators that CareFirst BlueCross BlueShield, the largest insurer in the state, would be the primary recipient of risk adjustment payments in... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
Donation to expand athletic trainer access at C.O. schoolsathletic trainer access at C.O. schools | News - Home Regence BlueCross Blue
Donation to expand athletic trainer access at C.O. schools
KTVZ Bend / Posted 12 days ago
athletic trainer access at C.O. schools | News - Home Regence BlueCross BlueShield of Oregon has made a $15,000 donation to The Center Foundation, the Central Oregon non-profit announced... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
South Korean health officials eye NY end-of-life programsin Albany with experts from the New York state Department of Health. Also part
South Korean health officials eye NY end-of-life programs
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 12 days ago
in Albany with experts from the New York state Department of Health. Also participating are executives with Excellus BlueCross BlueShield and other leaders who have helped develop and implement tools for end-of-life care planning. Among... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
Here is the latest New York news from The Associated Press at 7Monday in Albany with experts from the New York state Department of Health. Als
Here is the latest New York news from The Associated Press at 7
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 12 days ago
Monday in Albany with experts from the New York state Department of Health. Also participating are executives with Excellus BlueCross BlueShield and others who have helped develop and implement tools for end-of-life care planning. SYRACUSE, N.Y.... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
These are the 10 highest paid CEOs in Chattanoogaprevious year 6. David Parker, Covenant Transport, $1.6 million, up 16.2 perce
These are the 10 highest paid CEOs in Chattanooga
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 13 days ago
previous year 6. David Parker, Covenant Transport, $1.6 million, up 16.2 percent from the previous year. 7. J.D. Hickey, BlueCross BlueShield of Tennessee, $1.6 million** 8. Michael Kramer,*** First Security Bank, $1.1 million, up 199.6 percent... Read more
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WBIR-TV Knoxville
Why Obamacare rates are skyrocketing in Tennesseepeople insured,” said Dan Witters, research director for Gallup-Healthways Well
Why Obamacare rates are skyrocketing in Tennessee
WBIR-TV Knoxville / Posted 14 days ago
people insured,” said Dan Witters, research director for Gallup-Healthways Well-Being Index. “Costs are going to go up.” BlueCross BlueShield of Tennessee scored the majority of enrollees on the federally run exchange in all of the first years.... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Investigators zero in on email exchanges between Michalek and Pigeonon both sides, set a trial date in a lawsuit that a West Seneca health care com
Investigators zero in on email exchanges between Michalek and Pigeon
The Buffalo News / Posted 14 days ago
on both sides, set a trial date in a lawsuit that a West Seneca health care company filed against the parent company of BlueCross BlueShield of Western New York. That was in September 2013. But less than two months later, the case was... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Investigators zero in on email exchanges between judge and Pigeonon both sides, set a trial date in a lawsuit that a West Seneca health care com
Investigators zero in on email exchanges between judge and Pigeon
The Buffalo News / Posted 14 days ago
on both sides, set a trial date in a lawsuit that a West Seneca health care company filed against the parent company of BlueCross BlueShield of Western New York. That was in September 2013. But less than two months later, the case was... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
Alexander: Tennessee Rates Skyrocket Due To Obamacarehealth plans across the nation have requested this double-digit increase, often
Alexander: Tennessee Rates Skyrocket Due To Obamacare
The Chattanoogan / Posted 14 days ago
health plans across the nation have requested this double-digit increase, often citing increased costs due to Obamacare. "BlueCross BlueShield of Tennessee, the state’s largest carrier, raised premiums by 19 percent in 2014, and 36 percent last... Read more
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Warren Times Observer
WCA merger with UPMC takes step forwardin the system and manipulates the health care system to drive competitors out.
WCA merger with UPMC takes step forward
Warren Times Observer / Posted 15 days ago
in the system and manipulates the health care system to drive competitors out. Wright said WCA has an insurance deal with BlueCross BlueShield of Western New York, which it has had for several years. She said the hospital is currently discussing... Read more
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Business Wire
Rally Health to Present Unified Approach to Health Care Cost Transparency and Search at AHIP Institute & Expo 2016transparency. More than 23 million consumers have access to the Rally platform
Rally Health to Present Unified Approach to Health Care Cost Transparency and Search at AHIP Institute & Expo 2016
Business Wire / Posted 15 days ago
transparency. More than 23 million consumers have access to the Rally platform through payers such as UnitedHealthcare, BlueCross BlueShield of South Carolina, Health Alliance, and thousands of employer groups. With offices in Washington, D.C.,... Read more
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The Post-Journal
State Council OKs WCA, UPMC Integrationand access to health care brought up by those opposing the integration. Wright
State Council OKs WCA, UPMC Integration
The Post-Journal / Posted 16 days ago
and access to health care brought up by those opposing the integration. Wright said WCA has an insurance deal with BlueCross BlueShield of Western New York, which they have had for several years. She said they are currently discussing... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Charlene L. Caprino, registered nursethen had a long career in administration at the then-Georgian Court Nursing Hom
Charlene L. Caprino, registered nurse
The Buffalo News / Posted 16 days ago
then had a long career in administration at the then-Georgian Court Nursing Home on Delaware Avenue. She later worked for BlueCross BlueShield, retiring in 1998. She was active in the College Club, was a volunteer for the Canopy of Neighbors and... Read more
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The Buffalo News
New York State Health Department OKs merger of Jamestown’s WCA Hospital, U of Pittsburgh Medical Centerof UPMC’s actions after taking over or affiliating with hospitals and of its lo
New York State Health Department OKs merger of Jamestown’s WCA Hospital, U of Pittsburgh Medical Center
The Buffalo News / Posted 16 days ago
of UPMC’s actions after taking over or affiliating with hospitals and of its long-running dispute with Highmark, the BlueCross BlueShield insurer in western Pennsylvania. Chelsea L. Wagner, controller for Allegheny County, which includes... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
BlueCross BlueShield of Tennessee warns of phone scamBlueCross BlueShield of Tennessee is warning the public to be wary of unsolicit
BlueCross BlueShield of Tennessee warns of phone scam
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 16 days ago
BlueCross BlueShield of Tennessee is warning the public to be wary of unsolicited phone calls seeking personal information. The insurance company put out a press release Thursday saying a company using the BlueCross BlueShield name is offering pain... Read more
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Columbia Star
Wally Graves becomes board chair of the Lourie Center | June 10, 2016150. A University of South Carolina graduate, Graves is an assistant vice pres
Wally Graves becomes board chair of the Lourie Center | June 10, 2016
Columbia Star / Posted 16 days ago
150. A University of South Carolina graduate, Graves is an assistant vice president and certified fraud examiner with BlueCross BlueShield of South Carolina. He serves on the Presbyterian Communities of South Carolina board. He previously... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
Chattanooga’s Live Music Scene – Riverbend Survival Kit 2016Come watch these stars, including the Natureboy, under the Olgiati Bridge at 4
Chattanooga’s Live Music Scene – Riverbend Survival Kit 2016
The Chattanoogan / Posted 17 days ago
Come watch these stars, including the Natureboy, under the Olgiati Bridge at 4 p.m. and 7 p.m. No extra charge! The BlueCross Riverbend Run & Walk has been moved to the first Saturday morning of Riverbend – June 11th. This event offers... Read more
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WIS News 10 Columbia
DSS hopes grant lets caseworkers spend more time visitingaccess children's files on their smartphones while away from the office. The a
DSS hopes grant lets caseworkers spend more time visiting
WIS News 10 Columbia / Posted 17 days ago
access children's files on their smartphones while away from the office. The agency announced Wednesday the award from the BlueCross BlueShield of South Carolina Foundation. Spokeswoman Karen Wingo says the $250,000 grant will fund the development... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
DSS hopes grant lets caseworkers spend more time visitingaccess children's files on their smartphones while away from the office. The a
DSS hopes grant lets caseworkers spend more time visiting
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 17 days ago
access children's files on their smartphones while away from the office. The agency announced Wednesday the award from the BlueCross BlueShield of South Carolina Foundation. Spokeswoman Karen Wingo says the $250,000 grant will fund the development... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
DSS hopes grant lets caseworkers spend more time visitingaccess children's files on their smartphones while away from the office. The a
DSS hopes grant lets caseworkers spend more time visiting
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 17 days ago
access children's files on their smartphones while away from the office. The agency announced Wednesday the award from the BlueCross BlueShield of South Carolina Foundation. Spokeswoman Karen Wingo says the $250,000 grant will fund the development... Read more
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Live 5 News Charleston
DSS hopes grant lets caseworkers spend more time visitingaccess children's files on their smartphones while away from the office. The a
DSS hopes grant lets caseworkers spend more time visiting
Live 5 News Charleston / Posted 17 days ago
access children's files on their smartphones while away from the office. The agency announced Wednesday the award from the BlueCross BlueShield of South Carolina Foundation. Spokeswoman Karen Wingo says the $250,000 grant will fund the development... Read more
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WBTV Charlotte
DSS hopes grant lets caseworkers spend more time visitingaccess children's files on their smartphones while away from the office. The a
DSS hopes grant lets caseworkers spend more time visiting
WBTV Charlotte / Posted 17 days ago
access children's files on their smartphones while away from the office. The agency announced Wednesday the award from the BlueCross BlueShield of South Carolina Foundation. Spokeswoman Karen Wingo says the $250,000 grant will fund the development... Read more
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Business Insurance
Connecture buys exchange competitor ConnectedHealthgrows Connecture's revenue and list of midsize employer clients. ConnectedHealt
Connecture buys exchange competitor ConnectedHealth
Business Insurance / Posted 17 days ago
grows Connecture's revenue and list of midsize employer clients. ConnectedHealth also had a tight relationship with Capital BlueCross, a Blue Cross and Blue Shield plan in Pennsylvania that made investments in ConnectedHealth. Connecture executives... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
Children's Hospital Foundation Recognizes Recent ContributionsChattanooga. Teams raced in authentic 46-foot long Chinese boats at the Chickam
Children's Hospital Foundation Recognizes Recent Contributions
The Chattanoogan / Posted 19 days ago
Chattanooga. Teams raced in authentic 46-foot long Chinese boats at the Chickamauga Dam. This year’s first place winner was BlueCross BlueShield – Liquid Awesome Blue. CBL & Associates - Motley Crew took second place with ContinuCare – Row Baby Row... Read more
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The Morning Call
Scene: Da Vinci Science Center honors J. Robert Lovett at galaValley) and David Przekurat¿ Ray O'Connell (Allentown City Council President) a
Scene: Da Vinci Science Center honors J. Robert Lovett at gala
The Morning Call / Posted 21 days ago
Valley) and David Przekurat¿ Ray O'Connell (Allentown City Council President) and Mary Beth O'Connell¿ Ann Baum (Capital BlueCross) and Brad Baum¿ Judy Belaires (vice president of advancement for Communities in Schools Lehigh Valley and daughter... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Saturday memorial service to remember victims of opioid epidemicsaid. “It can only be a 30-day supply.” Also, there was the “Painkillers Kill”
Saturday memorial service to remember victims of opioid epidemic
The Buffalo News / Posted 22 days ago
said. “It can only be a 30-day supply.” Also, there was the “Painkillers Kill” public awareness campaign sponsored by BlueCross BlueShield of Western New York, Save the Michaels of the World Foundation, Eric Mower + Associates and local media... Read more
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Middletown Times Herald-Record
Local hospital, BlueCross at oddsHealthAlliance no longer in-network Posted Jun. 1, 2016 at 9:44 PM Posted Jun
Local hospital, BlueCross at odds
Middletown Times Herald-Record / Posted 23 days ago
HealthAlliance no longer in-network Posted Jun. 1, 2016 at 9:44 PM Posted Jun. 1, 2016 at 9:44 PM Customers of Empire BlueCross BlueShield will not be able to use HealthAlliance of the Hudson Valley as an in-network hospital as the result of a... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Bad News For Texans: Your Health Insurance Costs Are About To Soar 60%likewise going through the roof: risk which it appears nobody had anticipated f
Bad News For Texans: Your Health Insurance Costs Are About To Soar 60%
Zero Hedge / Posted 23 days ago
likewise going through the roof: risk which it appears nobody had anticipated five years ago when the ACA tax was passed. BlueCross is not alone: insurers across the nation have complained vigorously that they are losing money in the federal... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
More women turning to long-acting contraceptiveshad some disease. I was so well-versed in birth control methods," said Fleming,
More women turning to long-acting contraceptives
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 24 days ago
had some disease. I was so well-versed in birth control methods," said Fleming, 29, now a quality incentives consultant at BlueCross BlueShield of Tennessee. "There was absolutely no way I was pregnant." She had been using birth control pills, and... Read more
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CBS 6 Richmond
Patient First now accepting Anthem plans after new deal reachedsaid in a statement. “These plans include HealthKeepers, KeyCare, Medicare Adv
Patient First now accepting Anthem plans after new deal reached
CBS 6 Richmond / Posted 24 days ago
said in a statement. “These plans include HealthKeepers, KeyCare, Medicare Advantage and others, as well as out-of-state BlueCross BlueShield plans. Also, Patient First welcomes back and is accepting Medicaid patients insured under Anthem... Read more
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Business Wire
2016 Alegeus Client Conference Delivers Rave Reviews & Record Attendance with More Than 30 Percent Participation Growth Vs. Last Yeara magical customer experience Unique industry perspectives from valued Alegeus
2016 Alegeus Client Conference Delivers Rave Reviews & Record Attendance with More Than 30 Percent Participation Growth Vs. Last Year
Business Wire / Posted 24 days ago
a magical customer experience Unique industry perspectives from valued Alegeus clients – including speakers from Anthem, BlueCross BlueShield of Massachusetts, Comerica Bank, Employee Benefits Corporation, First Financial Group, Navia Benefit... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Chattanooga Marathon finishers out of limbo despite miscalculated race lengththey will allow runners who achieved qualifying performances at the inaugural E
Chattanooga Marathon finishers out of limbo despite miscalculated race length
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 25 days ago
they will allow runners who achieved qualifying performances at the inaugural Erlanger Chattanooga Marathon presented by BlueCross BlueShield of Tennessee event to submit 2017 Boston Marathon registration applications later this fall," the email... Read more
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FOX Business
This Is Bad! Obamacare's 2017 Insurer Rate Requests Are Mostly for Double-Digit Hikesof around 14%. Maryland: Much of the same can be seen in Maryland, where the l
This Is Bad! Obamacare's 2017 Insurer Rate Requests Are Mostly for Double-Digit Hikes
FOX Business / Posted 27 days ago
of around 14%. Maryland: Much of the same can be seen in Maryland, where the largest individual market insurer, CareFirst BlueCross BlueShield, is requesting a 12.4% hike on its HMO plan, and 16% increases on two other plans. Mind you, this is... Read more
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FOX Business
This Is Bad! Obamacare's 2017 Insurer Rate Requests Are Mostly for Double-Digit Hikesof around 14%. Maryland: Much of the same can be seen in Maryland, where the l
This Is Bad! Obamacare's 2017 Insurer Rate Requests Are Mostly for Double-Digit Hikes
FOX Business / Posted 27 days ago
of around 14%. Maryland: Much of the same can be seen in Maryland, where the largest individual market insurer, CareFirst BlueCross BlueShield, is requesting a 12.4% hike on its HMO plan, and 16% increases on two other plans. Mind you, this is... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Library group to open bookstore at Chattanooga AirportDan Jacobson {CQ}, BlueCross BlueShield of Tennessee's lead on LEED certificati
Library group to open bookstore at Chattanooga Airport
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 29 days ago
Dan Jacobson {CQ}, BlueCross BlueShield of Tennessee's lead on LEED certification, talks with the Times Free Press. The company held a ceremony at their Gateway Building on Tuesday in honor of their achieving LEED certification. The building was... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
Cascade Cycling Classic seeks housing hostsinside. This year’s 37th annual Cascade Cycling Classic presented by Regence
Cascade Cycling Classic seeks housing hosts
KTVZ Bend / Posted 29 days ago
inside. This year’s 37th annual Cascade Cycling Classic presented by Regence BlueCross BlueShield of Oregon will be held July 20-24. The race needs Host Housing volunteers to provide homes for... Read more
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KERA North Texas
Is Virginia Health Insurer's Decision To Drop Bronze Plans An Omen?News that a subsidiary of CareFirst BlueCross BlueShield will stop selling bron
Is Virginia Health Insurer's Decision To Drop Bronze Plans An Omen?
KERA North Texas / Posted 29 days ago
News that a subsidiary of CareFirst BlueCross BlueShield will stop selling bronze-level health plans on the Virginia marketplace next year prompted speculation that it could signal a movement by insurers to drop that coverage level altogether. The... Read more
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MedCity News
Will health insurers bail from bronze plans on Obamacare exchanges?News that a CareFirst BlueCross BlueShield subsidiary will stop selling bronze
Will health insurers bail from bronze plans on Obamacare exchanges?
MedCity News / Posted 29 days ago
News that a CareFirst BlueCross BlueShield subsidiary will stop selling bronze level plans on the Virginia marketplace next year prompted some speculation that it could signal a developing movement by insurers to drop that level of coverage... Read more
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