ALSO NOTED: CareFirst hit with fine over denials; KY statewide health information ahead of the game; and much more...

> Maryland-based health plan CareFirst BlueCross BlueShield has been fined $125,000 for improperly denying some medical claims. Article

> A new study suggests that having patients get annual well-adult physician or gynecological exams may not be worth the trouble or expense. Article

> According to a new study, electronic medical records are more vulnerable to security threats than you might think. FierceHealthIT

> Kentucky is moving ahead with its plans to set up a statewide health information exchange. FierceHealthIT

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