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Illinois insurers plan 2018 double-digit ACA rate increases

Illinois consumers and small businesses using Obamacare will have fewer insurers to choose from and could face double-digit rate hikes for health plans they buy on the exchanges. On average, the highest rate increase proposed for plans to be sold to Illinois small businesses is nearly 47 percent, and for consumers, 43 percent, according to […]

United Healthcare and University of Chicago Network Participation Update

Despite continued efforts by both parties to negotiate a new contract, UnitedHealthcare has not yet reached an agreement to extend the University of Chicago’s participation in their network. If they are unable to reach an agreement, the University of Chicago Medical Center and the University of Chicago Physicians Group will no longer participate in the […]

NorthShore University Health System Participates in Blue Precision HMO

In light of recent conversations about NorthShore University Health System, Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Illinois‘ (BCBSIL) has confirmed its active relationship with NorthShore and its participation in the BCBSIL provider networks. The NorthShore system participates in the Blue Precision<sup>SM</sup> HMO network, offered both on and off the Health Insurance Marketplace for individuals and small […]