Is It An Emergency? Insurer Makes Patients Question ER VisitIn an effort to curb unnecessary and costly ER visits, the Blue Cross-Blue Shield insurer has told customers in a few U.S. states to go to the hospital only in a real emergency such as a heart attack, stroke and major bleeding or they could wind up footing the bill.
Insurer Exits Reduce Choices in Illinois MarketplaceAcross the nation, insurers have dropped out of the ``Obamacare'' marketplaces. In Illinois, four have exited or folded, leaving five companies.
Anthem Slaps Lawsuit on Express Scripts over Drug PricingExpress Scripts runs prescription drug coverage for Anthem, the nation's second-largest health insurer.
St. Louis County Files Class Action Lawsuit Against Anthem BCBSMore than 80 million Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield records were hacked, and some people are already reporting identity theft.
Hackers Access Records for Millions of Anthem CustomersHealth insurer Anthem said hackers infiltrated its computer network and gained access to personal information for "tens of millions'' of customers and employees, including CEO Joseph Swedish.
Blue Cross: Illinois Customers Can Keep Health PlansOfficials at Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois will allow customers to keep existing health plans that were being canceled because they fall short of requirements in the nation's health care law.