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Michigan among least competitive for commercial health insurance

Consumers suffer when the choices are too few.

November 7, 2014
From the Medical Mile in Grand Rapids to the University of Michigan Health System in Ann Arbor, Michigan offers a number of health care options, yet it is considered one of the top concentrated markets in terms of commercial health insurance. Read More

Blue Cross market share represents 'near monopoly,' according to AMA

November 28, 2012
The American Medical Association in Chicago released a study Wednesday showing that “anticompetitive market power is widespread for each of the three most popular managed care plans in the U.S.,” and Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan has a “near-monopoly.” Read More