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Health Insurance
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BOSTON – An independent study released in the New England Journal of Medicine this month said that the Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts Alternative Quality Contract has improved the quality of patient care and lowered costs in the four years since it was first implemented. more
Rhode Island College Simulation Center and Nursing Resource Laboratory recently received accreditation from the Society for Simulation in Healthcare. more
R.I. Health Insurance Commissioner Dr. Kathleen C. Hittner compares controlling health care costs to the old arcade game featuring mallets and plastic moles. more
Cloud computing is gaining acceptance by capital markets firms, despite lingering concerns about security and reliability, according to the results of a new study by Boston-based Aite Group. more
UnitedHealth Group Inc. agreed to buy Catamaran Corp. for about $12.8 billion, bulking up its drug- benefits business to get better negotiating power in talks with pharmaceutical companies over prices. more
Funding for Medicaid, a constantly shifting cost shared by the state and federal governments, is a balancing act state policy analysts say is critical to Rhode Island’s economic health. In a … more
Nothing has shaken up the health care industry more than the passage of the Affordable Care Act. But Blue Cross & Blue Shield of Rhode Island has a secret weapon for navigating the complexities of health care reform – Monica Neronha, vice president of legal services. more
Health care specialist for Starkweather & Shepley Insurance Brokerage talks about his new position and the impact of the Affordable Care Act on his work. more
Rhode Island Health Insurance Commissioner Dr. Kathleen Hittner turned the screws a little tighter last month to force lower medical costs and more-efficient care by the state's doctors and hospitals. Amendments to the Affordable Standards … more
Would Rhode Island ease its painfully strained finances by bailing out of its homegrown health insurance exchange and leaping into the federal exchange under the Affordable Care Act? It's an enormously difficult question. The ACA is … more
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