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North Carolina Blue Cross CEO resigns after DWI charge

The chief executive officer of Blue Cross North Carolina has resigned amid pressure from the state's top insurance regulator after the executive's DWI charge.

More than 700,000 people caught in middle of state health plan fight

The North Carolina treasurer runs the state health plan and uses Blue Cross Blue Shield to administer it.  Blue Cross has been negotiating a new plan with hospital systems, like Atrium Health and Novant Health because the health plan could run out of money by 2023.

NC’s Blue Cross to rebate some customers after exceeding cap

North Carolina's largest health insurer said Friday it expects to reimburse about 700,000 customers after administrative and other costs outstripped a limit allowed by the health care overhaul law championed by President Barack Obama.

How depressed is your state?

Major depression is on the rise among Americans and certain groups and parts of the country have been hit harder than others, according to a new report from Blue Cross Blue Shield (BCBS).

Is it an emergency? Insurer makes patients question ER visit

In an effort to curb unnecessary and costly ER visits, the Blue Cross-Blue Shield insurer has told customers in a few U.S. states to go to the hospital only in a real emergency such as a heart attack, stroke and major bleeding — or they could wind up footing the bill.

Las Vegas shooting victims struggle to afford mounting medical costs

As hundreds struggle to recover from the attack, they are beginning to come to terms with the financial toll of the violence perpetrated against them.
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Blue Cross Blue Shield ACA rates going up 14 percent in 2018

North Carolina officials announced Wednesday that Blue Cross Blue Shield (BCBS) can raise its rates for Affordable Care Act plans next year.
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Judge rejects Blue Cross NC claim for millions owed by feds

North Carolina's largest health insurer faces a setback after a losing a lawsuit to recover $130 million it says Washington promised but didn't pay under a provision of President Barack Obama's health reform law.

NC insurers propose increases under Affordable Care Act

North Carolina's largest health insurer says it wants to raise rates by an average of almost 19 percent next year on broadly subsidized policies sold to individuals.

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