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October 23, 2017
Today's Featured Story
California Plans Employ Strategies To Combat Hepatitis A Outbreak
Reprinted from HEALTH PLAN WEEK
At a time of year when health plans typically focus on flu shots, insurers in California must confront the spread of another potentially deadly infectious disease: hepatitis A. Insurers are keeping a close eye on the outbreak of the highly contagious liver disease now being tracked in Los Angeles County as well as in the San Diego and Santa Cruz areas....  Read Full Story
Quest Diagnostics

Today's AIS Health Datapoint
10,983 ... is the number of lives now up for grabs in Oregon as a result of Premera, Inc. subsidiary LifeWise Health Plan of Oregon's departure from the state. The company left the individual market at the end of 2016, but still had some group members enrolled through September.

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