Keyword: Blue Cross Blue Shield of Tennessee
The CEO of HealthRight pleaded guilty to felony conspiracy charges involving compound pharmacies that bilked insurers.
UnitedHealth has pulled out of the bidding process for Athenahealth, pegging the likely winners as Elliott Management and Bain Capital.
Independence Blue Cross has offered buyouts to 900 employees, plus more health insurer news.
State attorneys general battling the opioid crisis have turned their attention to payers, without acknowledging the steps they've already taken.
The use of big data and community and provider outreach are all components of Blue Cross Blue Shield plans' strategies to address the opioid crisis.
From Kaiser Health News: Tennessee and Virginia regulators are considering approval of a merger between Mountain States Health Alliance and Wellmont Health System under their state laws. If they allow it, the Federal Trade Commission would be powerless to stop it.
Judging by the early rates insurers have proposed for their Affordable Care Act exchange plans, premiums aren’t looking likely to level off next year.
Open enrollment for Affordable Care Act marketplace plans begin today, and the stakes have never been higher.
Two more insurers are scaling back their Affordable Care Act participation, joining the growing ranks of payers that have expressed doubts about the exchanges' sustainability.
BlueCross BlueShield of Tennessee is using health data and outreach efforts to close gaps in preventative care.