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Blue Cross becoming 'de-regulated monopoly,' according to Michigan Association of Health Plans

November 29, 2012
The head of the Michigan Association of Health Plans cites the new AMA study of the health insurance industry as evidence that Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan should not be allowed to become what he calls a “de-regulated monopoly.” 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