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August 11, 2017

This Week's Featured Stories

Anthem Seeks More Constraints on ER Usage, but Meets Resistance

ConcertoHealth Seeks Value-Based Pacts Via Primary Care Model

AIS's Directory of Health Plans: 2017

This Week's Hot Topic

Insurers like Cigna Corp. and UnitedHealth Group are continuing to invest in international health insurance ventures alongside U.S. carrier operations.

Blue Cross Blue Shield Rebrands Plans for Expats, World Travelers

U.S. Plans Keep Pace With Tight Employer Budgets for Expats, Overseas Business

Health Plans Explore Overseas Links to Tap Into Ripe Markets, Meet Needs of Expats


This Week's Headlines in the News

Facing Trump Subsidy Cuts, Health Insurance Officials Seek A Backup Plan
New York Times, Aug. 7, 2017

Blue Cross agrees to stay in counties where there’s no other exchange option
Georgia Health News, Aug. 7, 2017

Why A Pennsylvania Insurer’s Collapse Could Whack Californians In the Wallet
California Healthline, Aug. 7, 2017


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