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Arkansas Blue Cross & Blue Shield’s Reimbursement Rates Raise Concerns From Specialists

by Mark Friedman 12/16/2013 12:00 am

Starting Jan. 1, ABCBS will pay physician specialists 15 percent less for the same procedures done by non-specialists, such as family practice doctors, for patients who bought policies through the new health insurance exchange, she said. The new fees won’t apply to the carrier’s current commercial policies or group plans.

Impact Of The Affordable Care Act And Understanding Your Choices

by Cal Kellogg, Arkansas Blue Cross and Blue Shield 8/12/2013 12:00 am

In determining how reform will impact your employer group, your considerations include whether or not your group is grandfathered and how the new rating rules will affect your premium.