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Rural Medicare Patients Jettisoned by CareFirst

CareFirstBlueCrossBlueShield yesterday became the last local health maintenance organization to drop coverage of Medicare enrollees for rural areas in Maryland, meaning about 14,000 elderly patients on Medicare no longer can join a ...

Stars: 61 Updated: September 10th,2018

The Effect of Emergency Department Copayments for Medicaid Beneficiaries Following the Deficit Reduction Act of 2005

Research Service Award from the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, a predoctoral dissertation award from the Jayne Koskinas Ted Giovanis Foundation for Health and Policy, and the Hal Cohen CareFirstBlueCrossBlueShield ...

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An economic analysis of health plan conversions: are they in the public interest?

This paper examines related health policy issues through the lens of a case study of the proposed conversion of the CareFirstBlueCrossBlueShield ...

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Trends in use of and survival after autologous hematopoietic cell transplantation in North America, 1995-2005: significant improveme...

[Accessed on 4/19/2011] CareFirstBlueCrossBlueShield Medical Policy 7.03.003 High dose chemotherapy/radiation therapy with allogeneic stem cell suppor...

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Will health reform bring new role, respect to primary care physicians?

By paying primary care doctors to cut specialist and hospital revenue, CareFirstBlueCrossBlueShield is helping to alter the medical spoils system.

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On the bandwagon. CareFirst joins pay-for-performance trend.

On the bandwagon. CareFirst joins pay-for-performance trend....BlueCrossBlueShield Insurance PlansPhysician Incentive PlansReimbursement, ...

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Blues streak continues

Reports on the plans of BlueCross and BlueShield of Delaware to affiliate with CareFirst. Information on the Delaware plan; Consolidation trend among individually licensed Blues plans; Benefits of the transaction for CareFirst; Acqu...

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Documenting the benefits and cost savings of a large multistate cancer pathway program from a payer's perspective

Clinical pathways are viewed as valuable practice tools leading to presumed cost savings. CareFirstBlueCrossBlueShield partnering with P4 Pathways imp...

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One Payer's Attempt To Spur Primary Care Doctors To Form New Medical Homes

The article presents an interview with Chet Burrell, the president and chief executive officer (CEO) of CareFirstBlueCrossBlueShield. Burrell said tha...

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Physicians and supporters arrested at CareFirst health insurance office to call for real health care reform

Baltimore, MD – Two physicians and two supporters were arrested today at a sit-in at a Baltimore CareFirst ...Link:, GA When: 10:00AM Where: BlueCrossBlueShield Contact:...

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