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Posted on Oct 14, 2014 (8 days ago)

AL.com

High executive pay at Blue Cross results in higher consumer costs, lawsuit alleges
AL.com
"Large salary increases for executives with Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Alabama have recently been reported," according to the latest expanded version of the lawsuit filed Sept. 30."Such salaries result in higher costs to consumers. These ...
Lawsuit claims Blue Cross exec pay raises mean higher premium costsBirmingham Business Journal

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Posted on Sep 30, 2014 (22 days ago)

Blue Cross CEO Terry Kellogg on Alabama's health insurance landscape
Birmingham Business Journal
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Alabama makes up nearly 90 percent of the state's health insurance marketshare, but it could be facing more competition once the second enrollment period of the Affordable Care Act opens on Nov. 15. I sat down with Kellogg to ...


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Posted on Oct 9, 2014 (13 days ago)

Alabama ranks as the least competitive state for health insurance markets
Birmingham Business Journal
It's estimated that Blue Cross Blue Shield of Alabama has control of 90 percent of Alabama's health insurance market, and according to the American Medical Association, that dominance is enough to rank Alabama as the least competitive state for health ...

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Posted today (7 hours ago)

Spanish Fort woman is unhappy with her Obamacare experience
AL.com
"I had Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Alabama for $330 a month and Obamacare forced me to a different policy where the premium went up to $500, the deductible went up and so did the out-of-pocket. I just hate being forced into something I didn't want.

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Posted yesterday.

Challenged by Huntsville Mayor Tommy Battle, 266 walkers have logged at least ...
The Birmingham News - al.com
To get involved, visit walkingworks.com and click "Register Now." After filling in your personal information, select "Choose a Plan - Blue Cross Blue Shield of Alabama," then "Choose a Group - Healthy Huntsville," and "Choose a Program - Mayor's ...


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Posted today (18 hours ago)

The Daily Times

Ball says opposition to Common Core could help him in race
The Daily Times
One of Ball's current legal actions is against Blue Cross, a health insurance company that the attorney said controls the market in 39 states, including Tennessee and Alabama. “Blue Cross in each state is a separate entity,” he explained. “They won't ...


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Posted today (7 hours ago)

Limestone Ledger for 10/21/14
News Courier
The American Legion Post 49 monthly chicken stew is 10 a.m. until 1 p.m. Tuesday. Cost is $5 with one dessert to eat in or for per quart carryouts or delivery. Containers provided. Carryout desserts are 25 cents each. Free delivery to offices or job ...

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Posted on Oct 2, 2014 (19 days ago)

Anniston Star

Status of RMC board leadership unclear after chairman's removal
Anniston Star
The city started requesting information after RMC's public fight with the state's largest health care insurer, Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Alabama, over payments for services. In July RMC canceled its contract with the state's dominant health ...
RMC board sues Anniston council over appointments, chairman removalFOX6 WBRC - MyFoxAL.com

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Posted today

Falcons host RIT, Oct. 24-25, for AHA series
U.S. Air Force Academy Athletics
The Falcons return home for a two-game, non-conference series, against Alabama-Huntsville, Nov. 7-8, at the Academy. ... Last weekend at the Blue Cross Arena in Rochester, Boston College opened up a 4-0 lead in the second period and beat RIT, 6-2.

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Posted yesterday.

Alabama Public Radio

More Insurers Put Spending Limits On Medical Treatments
Alabama Public Radio
Working with Anthem Blue Cross, the CalPERS set $30,000 as the reference price for those two surgeries in its preferred provider organization plan. Members who get surgery at one of the 52 hospitals that charge $30,000 or less pay only their plan's ...

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