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Source:   CNN
Posted on Jan 4, 2019 (12 days ago)
I'm a Brit and America, your health care system is torturing me  CNN

Rob Crilly writes that he had heard tales of the American health care system's inequities, but what he was unprepared for was the sheer bewildering complexity ...


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Source:   Asbury Park Press
Posted on Dec 10, 2018 (37 days ago)
EmblemHealth to pay NJ after personal data released  Asbury Park Press

A New York health insurer, EmblemHealth Inc., will pay $100,000 after it disclosed highly confidential information of more than 6,000 New Jersey customers, the ...


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Source:   Law.com
Posted on Dec 12, 2018 (35 days ago)
Retaliation Claim Moves Forward for EmblemHealth Employee Axed After Internal Discrimination Complaint | New York Law Journal  Law.com

According to a complaint filed by the former nurse supervisor he had been unfairly labeled as “aggressive” and “authoritarian” amounting to a “hackneyed ...


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Posted on Oct 18, 2018 (90 days ago)
Affinity Health Plan to shift Medicare members to EmblemHealth  Crain's New York Business

Affinity Health Plan will transition members in its four Medicare Advantage plans to nonprofit insurer EmblemHealth at the end of the year, according to a letter ...


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Source:   Reuters
Posted on Nov 19, 2018 (58 days ago)
EmblemHealth fights appeal in case over out-of-network insurance costs  Reuters

A subsidiary of EmblemHealth Inc is urging a federal appeals court to uphold the dismissal of a proposed class action lawsuit claiming it misled New York City ...


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Posted on Dec 11, 2018 (36 days ago)
EmblemHealth Fined $100K for 2016 Healthcare Data Breach  HealthITSecurity.com

December 11, 2018 - New Jersey Attorney General Gurbir Grewal fined health insurance vendor EmblemHealth $100,000, for its 2016 health data breach of ...


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Posted on Sep 20, 2018 (118 days ago)
EmblemHealth created new health plans for city workers  Crain's New York Business

EmblemHealth has created new health plans for city employees that eliminate out-of-pocket costs when members use Hospital for Special Surgery and ...


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Source:   Haitian Times
Posted on Jan 10, 2019 (6 days ago)
Haitians in America: Professional developer gives tips to his success  Haitian Times

By Bianca Silva If there's one thing that comes natural to Jeff Lindor, it's helping people succeed despite the obstacles placed by society. From collaborating with ...


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Posted on Dec 13, 2018 (34 days ago)
EmblemHealth penalized by N YAG - Buffalo Business First  Buffalo Business First

EmblemHealth improperly denied coverage for gender reassignment surgery, New York Attorney General Barbara Underwood said.


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Source:   GlobeNewswire
Posted on Aug 2, 2018 (167 days ago)
RadNet and EmblemHealth Enter into New Partnership to Provide Diagnostic Imaging Services in the New York Metropolitan Area  GlobeNewswire

LOS ANGELES, Aug. 02, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- RadNet, Inc. (NASDAQ: RDNT), a national leader in providing high-quality, cost-effective, fixed-site ...


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Posted on Jan 10, 2019 (6 days ago)
This N.Y. “startup” clinic tackles health's social determinants  American Medical Association

Cityblock Health is a startup company that uses high-tech tools to deliver personalized, high-touch care to low-income residents with multiple health concerns.


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Posted on Mar 9, 2018 (313 days ago)
EmblemHealth Data Breach Leads to $575K NY State Settlement  HealthITSecurity.com

March 09, 2018 - New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman announced that a $575,000 settlement had been reached in the EmblemHealth data breach ...


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Source:   Business Wire
Posted on Mar 23, 2018 (299 days ago)
A.M. Best Removes From Under Review and Downgrades Credit Ratings of EmblemHealth Inc.'s Insurance Subsidiaries  Business Wire

A.M. Best has removed from under review with negative implications and downgraded the Financial Strength Rating to C+ (Marginal) from C++ (Marginal) a.


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Posted on Dec 13, 2018 (34 days ago)
New York AG fines Emblem for insufficient coverage of gender-reassignment surgery  ModernHealthcare.com

EmblemHealth is required to cover gender reassignment surgery and pay $250000 in civil rights penalties to the state after the attorney general reached a ...


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Posted on Jul 31, 2018 (169 days ago)
Speakers of the house calls  Managed Care magazine

If a patient isn't coming to the clinic for medical care, perhaps the medical care needs to go to the patient. That's the thinking behind a new effort to provide ...


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Source:   Becker's ASC Review
Posted on Mar 7, 2018 (315 days ago)
EmblemHealth faces $575K penalty for exposing social security numbers on envelopes — 6 insights  Becker's ASC Review

New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman penalized EmblemHealth with a $575000 fine after thousands of social security numbers were disclosed in a ...


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Source:   MarketWatch
Posted on Dec 19, 2018 (28 days ago)
Cannabis company Aleafia to buy Emblem for 27% premium, in a C$173.2 million deal  MarketWatch

Aleafia Health Inc. ALEAF, -1.63% ALEF, -2.44% announced Wednesday a deal to buy fellow Canada-based cannabis company Emblem Corp. EMMBF, -2.33% ...


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Posted on Mar 6, 2018 (316 days ago)
EmblemHealth fined after exposing social security numbers  Cheektowaga Chronicle

One of the nation's largest health insurance companies was slapped with a half-million dollar penalty after exposing the social security numbers of some 55000 ...


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Source:   Legal News Line
Posted on Dec 14, 2018 (33 days ago)
EmblemHealth settles allegations it unlawfully denied claims for gender reassignment procedures  Legal News Line

ALBANY — EmblemHealth has reached a $250000 settlement with the state of New York over charges the health insurance provider's denial of claims for ...


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Posted on Apr 20, 2016 (1001 days ago)
EmblemHealth to lay off workers  ModernHealthcare.com

EmblemHealth issued layoff notices to 250 staff members, effective in 90 days, kicking off a potentially ugly fight between the insurer and its workers. Emblem is ...


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Source:   Healthcare IT News
Posted on Apr 22, 2016 (999 days ago)
EmblemHealth to lay off hundreds of IT workers as it outsources to Cognizant  Healthcare IT News

EmblemHealth, the $10 billion New York-based health insurance plan, informed its IT staff this week that 250 workers would face layoffs as it outsources ...


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Source:   Reuters
Posted on Jun 25, 2018 (205 days ago)
EmblemHealth unit beats lawsuit over out-of-network insurance costs  Reuters

A federal judge has dismissed a proposed class action lawsuit claiming a unit of EmblemHealth Inc misled New York City employees about the extent to which ...


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Source:   WNYC
Posted on Mar 16, 2018 (306 days ago)
Whistleblowers Sue City's Top Health Insurance Providers | WNYC News  WNYC

A lawsuit against the top health insurance providers for New York City employees, retirees and their families seeks more than ...


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Source:   New York Post
Posted on Feb 28, 2018 (322 days ago)
City Council vows to probe alleged $1B health insurer scam  New York Post

The City Council will probe two of the state's largest health insurers after The Post reported on a newly unsealed lawsuit claiming the companies pulled a $1...


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Source:   WNYC
Posted on Nov 30, 2015 (1143 days ago)
Emblem Health to Drop 750 Doctors from Network | WNYC News  WNYC

One of New York State's largest insurers is dropping hundreds of physicians in small medical practices from its network. The move is one more hit to the ...


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