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Blue Cross drops Medicare Part D coverage in Louisiana

Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana will no longer offer stand-alone prescription drug coverage to its Medicare members, the company said in a letter to its members, reported The Times-Picayune.

Fraud prevention: Decipher the claims data story

Payers sift through and analyze millions of provider claims, working to prevent fraud and cut costs. They rightly consider these claims as valuable points of information that help identify...

Blue Cross wins $37M state health plan contract

Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana has won approval to administer a state employee health insurance plan in a contract worth about $37 million.

UnitedHealth: State used faulty contract analysis in Blue Cross' favor

UnitedHealth accuses the Louisiana Office of Group Benefitsof a faulty analysis, including using objectionable scoring and "bending over backwards" for Blue Cross.

Fraud prevention: Do you know what the criminals are up to?

Do you know the most recent plan criminals have taken to nab millions of dollars from an insurance company? Experts say that staying current on fraud news is one of the most significant steps payers...

Louisiana Blues introduces mobile fitness app

Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana has introduced a mobile app to help people eat right and exercise more. The app, which is only available on an iPhone, provides a list of 100-calorie snacks,

Let's make a deal: Insurers and hospitals resolve disputes

I recently went to the bank and was greeted by a friendly pregnant manager who, after processing my financial requests, chatted about how she hoped to deliver her second child at the same hospital