Archive for April 12th, 2018

Historic Healthcare Ruling In Blue Cross Blue Shield Antitrust Litigation

Thursday, April 12th, 2018

“Our case alleges that, for decades, the Blue Cross Blue Shield system has operated as an illegal association of competitors trying to suppress competition in order to inflate their ownprofits at the expense of their customers,” said Hausfeld Chairman and Co-Lead Counsel Michael D. Hausfeld.

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American (Cold) Civil War Expands – Blue States Fight Texas

Thursday, April 12th, 2018

Democratic Attorneys General Fight Texas Over Obamacare Lawsuit

April 9, 2018 at

SACRAMENTO (AP) — Sixteen Democratic attorneys general pushed back Monday against a Texas lawsuit aimed at striking down former President Barack Obama’s health care overhaul.

California Attorney General Xavier Becerra led 14 other states and the District of Columbia in filing a motion to intervene in the Texas case and defend the law, suggesting the Trump administration wouldn’t take such action.

“We’re taking this action to protect the health and financial security of millions of people in our country, as well as billions of dollars of federal funds that go to our states to make sure that we can afford the health care that our families need,” Becerra said at a news conference.

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3 Reasons Why Health Insurers and PBMs Are Merging

Thursday, April 12th, 2018

“Transparency inevitably reduces margins as clients, in turn, demand a better deal as well.”

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