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Los Angeles Times Staff WritersFacing a torrent of criticism Tuesday, Blue Cross of California abruptly halted its practice of asking physicians in a letter to look for medical conditions that could be used to cancel patients' insurance coverage. In a statement issued about 6 p.m.,...
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Los Angeles Times Staff WriterFifteen months ago, he was brought in to save Martin Luther King Jr./Drew Medical Center, which had struggled for decades with patient-care problems. But last Friday, Dr. Bruce Chernof presided over the shutdown of the much smaller entity it had become....
Los Angeles Times Staff WriterEight months after pledging to put the brakes on retroactive cancellations of individual health insurance policies, the state agency that regulates HMOs said Tuesday that new rules were taking longer than anticipated because of the variety of health plans...
Los Angeles Times Staff WriterOne of California's largest for-profit insurers stopped a controversial practice of canceling sick policyholders Friday after a judge ordered Health Net Inc. to pay more than $9 million to a breast cancer patient it dropped in the middle of chemotherapy....
Los Angeles Times Staff WriterOne of the state's largest health insurers set goals and paid bonuses based in part on how many individual policyholders were dropped and how much money was saved. Woodland Hills-based Health Net Inc. avoided paying $35.5 million in medical expenses by...
Los Angeles Times Staff WriterThe state's largest for-profit health insurer, Anthem Blue Cross, was accused Wednesday of a widespread pattern of false advertising and fraud in a $1-billion lawsuit that claims that the company's coverage "is largely illusory." Los Angeles City Atty....
Rob Nevins is the "Fat Loss Guru" you have been hearing people talking about. Featured on national television programs and recognized as a "weight loss " expert, Nevins is nicknamed "The Fat Loss Guru". Rob has shared his in-depth knowledge of fat loss...
Times Staff WriterWASHINGTON — With Democrats vowing to make healthcare a top priority, the insurance industry Monday unveiled a proposal to extend coverage to nearly 47 million uninsured persons. The move by America's Health Insurance Plans, which represents...
Chicago TribuneMonday: -- September personal income and spending -- Earnings: ABN Amro Holding NV; Ashland Inc.; Diebold Inc.; FPL Group Inc.; Humana Inc.; MetLife Inc.; Principal Financial Group Inc.; Republic Services Inc.; Simon Property Group Inc.; Verizon...
Times Staff WriterHealth Net named Mark El-Tawil its new chief senior products officer. Jim Morris has rejoined Western Digital as vice president and general manager of the company's notebook storage business unit. Old Pasadena Management District announced the promotion...
Times Staff WriterWhen Sandra Ray-Baucom discovered a lump in the testicle of her 2-year-old son, Jeramy, doctors recommended immediate surgery. The lump was caused by a fast-growing hernia and could rupture, they said, causing serious internal damage, even death. ------...
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