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ED Payments: Guess What? Anthem Extends Policy Denying "Inappropriate" ED Visits to 3 More States

- Published on Fri, Feb 23, 2018
Take heart: Physician groups, lawmakers fight against expanded policy. Private insurer Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield is expanding its controversial policy of denying ED claims for conditions that Anthem labels “non-emergent.” The policy, which was initially launched in Missouri, Georgia, and Kentucky, has also rolled out to patients in Ohio, New Hampshire, and Indiana. The company is essentially asking patients [...]

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