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January 2, 2018
Today's Featured Story
CMS Draft Rule Aims to Change Medical Loss Ratio Calculation
Reprinted from HEALTH PLAN WEEK
From changing the way plans’ medical loss ratio (MLR) is calculated to allowing more plan flexibility on tailored benefit designs and encouraging the use of lower-cost medications, CMS covers a lot of ground in its proposed policy changes to Medicare Advantage (MA) and Medicare Part D, the prescription drug benefit program, for 2019....  Read Full Story
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Anthem (dba Amerigroup) entered the DC managed Medicaid market in November, with 56,170 lives. Anthem is taking over for MedStar Family Choice, whose contract with the District ended Oct. 1, 2017.

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