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Hospitals Throughout Nation Facing Medicare Penalties From Readmissions

Posted on: August 15th, 2012 by SamTabes No Comments

Medicare is taking a closer look at all aspects of our health care system that may be raising overall Medicare costs. ¬†Hospital readmissions specifically, could be an indicator of a bigger problem in the system that’s contributing to the rising costs of health care and health insurance. ¬†When patients walk out of the hospital, Medicare […]

Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield of Maine Requests Health Insurance Rate Increase

Posted on: March 6th, 2009 by ymedina No Comments

Sarah Komuniecki of WABI News reported that Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield of Maine has filed a request to increase its rates by an average of 14.5%. Over 12,000 Maine health insurance customers with the following plans will be affected if the plan is approved: Health Choice Basic Health Choice Standard Lumenos Consumer Directed The […]