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September 20, 2017
Headlines in the News
Axios, Sept. 18, 2017
Today's AIS Health Datapoint
7,591,970 ... is the number of lives enrolled in the nation's five largest managed Medicaid plans. The top five plans make up 14.30% of the country's total managed Medicaid market.
AIS's Medicare and Medicaid Market Data: Enrollment, Premium Rates, Benefit Designs and Strategies of Medicare and Medicaid Plans

Quote of the Day
“We have a strong relationship with Mayo. This acquisition builds on that by more effectively leveraging each of our strengths — we provide the administrative services and Mayo provides care for complex cases through these products.”
— Medica spokesperson Larry Bussey describes his plan’s decision to purchase MMSI, a division of Mayo Clinic doing business as Mayo Clinic Health Solutions.

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