Commercial health plan membership losses drop; Health insurer launches website in Spanish;

> Need to boost prenatal care among your members? The Medicaid managed care plan Keystone Mercy Health Plan held a baby shower for expectant plan members in Philadelphia to increase participation in its WeeCare program. Press release

> Regence BlueCross BlueShield has launched a new company website in Spanish to provide health, wellness and insurance information to the Latino community in Oregon. Press release

> Commercial health plan members continued to drop by the wayside from July 2009 to January 2010. However, the membership losses were cut in half compared to the membership declines health plans saw in the first half of 2009, according to a HealthLeaders-InterStudy survey, reports the Healthcare Finance News. Article

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