Tag Archives: Blue Cross

Political Notes – It’s official, as Piedmont and Blue Cross finalize new contract

The bitter negotiations between the two healthcare giants are finally resolved . . .

Tags: Blue Cross , Brian Kemp , Piedmont Healthcare , Stacey Abrams , voting machines commission

Deal says Piedmont, Blue Cross reach agreement on new contract

Healthcare giants finally make a deal on a new contract . . .

Tags: Blue Cross , Piedmont Healthcare

Political Notes — Deal intervenes again in Blue Cross-Piedmont dispute

Two healthcare giants still at an impasse in contract negotiations . . .

Tags: Blue Cross , David Shafer , Nathan Deal , Piedmont , Planned Parenthood , Stacey Abrams

Medical clinics sue Blue Cross in dispute over insurance rates

A group of medical clinics and surgery centers tries to file a class action lawsuit against Blue Cross in a dispute over out-of-network payments and premiums . . .

Tags: Anthem , Blue Cross , insurance premiums , John Oxendine , out-of-network providers

Political Notes – Grady, Blue Cross don’t agree on contract, battle of the airwaves begins

Can Grady Health Systems pressure Blue Cross Blue Shield of Georgia into agreeing on a reimbursement contract between the healthcare giants? . . .

Tags: Alan Powell , Barry Loudermilk , Blue Cross , Dan McLagan , Grady Health Systems , Marietta Daily Journal , out of network , reimbursement contract , ridesharing services , Uber

DCH board divided, but approves change in employees’ insurance plan

The Department of Community Health will award the contract for administering the state’s health insurance plan to Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Georgia . . .

Tags: Blue Cross , Cigna , Clyde Reese , DCH , State Health Benefits Plan , United HealthCare