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Bringing Answers Straight to Business Clients: The New Orleans B2B Healthcare Forum

By |September 27th, 2016|

In this blog, we spend a lot of time talking about the individual market (people who buy their own health insurance coverage and aren’t covered through an employer or government program.)

Why do we talk so much about them? Well, the individual market has undergone significant changes since the Affordable Care […]

You’ve Just had a Heart Attack! Who Makes Sure You Get Your Life Back?

By |May 31st, 2016|

Editor’s Note: This is the second part of our interview with interim Blue Cross Medical Director Dr. Paul Murphree. 

In the second part of our interview with interim Blue Cross Medical Director Dr. Paul Murphree, he tells us how that old non-coordinated system is being gradually pushed back, and the exciting […]

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 […]

What If We Put Your Doctor on Commission?

By |January 25th, 2016|

Health insurance companies like Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Louisiana have a long history of trying to slow down the rapidly rising cost of healthcare. Over the years, a variety of strategies have emerged. Frankly, we’ve tried lots of stuff. When a company comes to us because their employee […]