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October 2016

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From The AIS Report on Blue Cross and Blue Shield Plans - With $1.5 million in salary and more than $15 million in bonuses and other compensation, former Health Care Service Corp. (HCSC) CEO Patricia Hemingway Hall retired at the end of 2015 as the nation’s highest-compensated Blues plan CEO, according to data provided to The AIS Report by the Illinois Dept. of Insurance. In 2014, her compensation package was worth $11.7 million. HCSC operates Blues plans in Illinois, Montana, New Mexico, Oklahoma and Texas. Read more

As national health insurers pull up stakes and walk away from the… Read more

While it ain’t over ‘til it’s over, Anthem Inc.’s proposed $54 billion… Read more

The Obama administration is playing down the impact large rate hikes will… Read more

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October 19, 2016
Horizon Launches Crohn’s Episode of Care Program

Horizon launches Crohn’s episode of care program.

October 17, 2016
Texas Blues Plan Launches Coordinated Care Plans Through STAR Kids, MA Dual Special Needs Plans

Texas Blues plan launches coordinated care plans through STAR Kids, MA dual Special Needs Plans.

October 11, 2016
Independence Blue Cross to Participate in CMS's Comprehensive Primary Care Plus Program

Independence Blue Cross to participate in CMS's Comprehensive Primary Care Plus program.

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