Tag:Blue Cross

  • Cooper outlines Medicaid expansion plans

    In a press release issued late Friday afternoon, Gov. Roy Cooper rolled out his request to federal officials to expand Medicaid coverage under the Affordable Care Act. Even though legislative leaders charge the plan as illegal, Cooper says a 2013 state law barring any state agency or official…

  • Blue Cross Policy Holders Could Pay More Under Federal Exchange

    RALEIGH — Because Obamacare requires that insurers pay the government a 3.5 percent fee to sell their plans on the exchange, all Blue Cross policy holders would pay higher premiums if the giant insurer is selected to provide insurance plans on the federal health exchange that will operate in North…

  • Am I Blue?

    The issue isn’t so much whether Blue Cross & Blue Shield or any other insurer dominates the market, but why.