Insurance Costs

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Harvard Pilgrim excludes high-priced hospitals in new limited network

Harvard Pilgrim has created a new limited network of moderately priced providers that reduces insurance costs by 10 percent. The insurer's decision is the latest move by the Massachusetts healthcare

Anthem 'excessive' rate hike lawsuit heads to state Supreme Court

Insurance companies should keep a close eye on a case involving Anthem Health Plans of Maine, which sued the state because it says regulators violated state law and the U.S. Constitution when they

Insurers in Arizona won't have coverage mandates

Health insurers in Arizona would no longer be required to cover certain conditions, and insurers licensed in other states could issue policies in Arizona without having to follow current coverage

Health plan premiums soar faster than income

Premiums for employer-sponsored health insurance have skyrocketed 41 percent between 2003 and 2009, according to a new report by the Commonwealth Fund. That increase is three times higher than that