Monthly Archives: December 2011

California Nabs $118M To Bolster Pre-Existing Condition Insurance

California will receive an extra $118 million in federal funding to help expand coverage in the state’s Pre-Existing Condition Insurance Plan. Background PCIP provides coverage to individuals with pre-existing conditions until 2014, when the federal health reform law mandates that … Continue reading

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Blue Shield coverage of care at UCLA medical centers may end…read more

A dispute between Blue Shield of California and the University of California’s health system over reimbursement rates could force thousands of patients at UCLA’S medical centers to seek treatment elsewhere if the disagreement is not resolved by Dec. 31. A … Continue reading

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