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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

Steward Health to offer new insurance plan

Health insurers operating in Massachusetts have a new competitor: Steward Health Care Systems. The major hospital system just received approval from the Massachusetts Department of Insurance to begin

Narrow network plans may help insurers' bottom line

An increasingly popular way to control rising healthcare costs has become so-called narrow network plans in which businesses and individuals get a sizeable break on their premiums by agreeing to only

Three health insurance trends happening now: Self-funded insurance and other news

Exactly what the health insurance market will eventually look like under health reform is still anyone's guess. However, here are three trends that could indicate how the system will shake out: 1.