Quality in Healthcare: An Idea Whose Time Has Come

By |March 29th, 2016|

Editor’s Note: This blog post is the first in a series that includes discussions with Dr. Paul Murphree (pictured above), interim chief medical officer at Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Louisiana.Since Americans are spending vast amounts of their personal income on healthcare nowadays, it seems like a good time […]

Selling Health Insurance ‘Across State Lines’

By |March 22nd, 2016|

As we move further into this presidential election year, I am getting more and more questions like this: “So, Mike, you understand this healthcare stuff, right? Which candidate has the best plan to fix healthcare?”

A great and massive question. In fact, great enough and massive enough to spawn about 10 […]

It’s Your Money: Our Financial Results from 2014-15

By |March 15th, 2016|

Folding about 80,000 new people into a large insured population is a challenging business, especially when many of the 80,000 have lots of untreated health conditions and have never had health insurance.

On Jan. 1, 2014, the market for individual health insurance in Louisiana was changed forever. This was the day […]