The Wolf administration says it will interpret last year’s consent agreement between Highmark and UPMC in a broader way than its predecessor.
The cyber security breach at Anthem Blue Cross/Blue Shield with its 80 million customers has brought increased scrutiny to security issues in the health care industry.
By all accounts, the breach of Anthem, an Indianapolis-based Blue Cross Blue Shield insurance company, was stunning.
Instead of waiting months for an appointment, how about you “get right in” to see the doctor and have a diagnosis in just 24 hours?
The ongoing dispute between Highmark and UPMC is heating up again.
There was a lot of excitement Monday over a new Allegheny Health Network urgent care center in Braddock.
Jan. 1 starts a new relationship between Highmark’s insurance customers and UPMC, and it’s sometimes hard to sort out what it all means.
Most Highmark subscribers will soon lose low-cost access to UPMC in a consent agreement Highmark agreed to.
Most people who are diagnosed with sleep apnea have to re-order their supplies through the mail. However, Highmark is opening a new, first-of-its kind store in our area to make replacing supplies easier and more convenient.
For an area known for strip malls, the new kid on the block is a medical mall.
Officials with health insurer Highmark Inc. and the Pennsylvania Insurance Department have spelled out a plan for Highmark customers to continue using doctors from the rival University of Pittsburgh Medical Center once Highmark’s provider agreement with UPMC ends Jan. 1.
Pittsburgh-based health insurer Highmark Inc. is warning people that a fake job recruiter has been contacting people, apparently seeking personal identify information from people over the phone.
David Holmberg has been Highmark’s CEO for just eight weeks. And the region’s largest insurance company — that now provides health services through its Allegheny Health Network — has been embroiled with UPMC.
If you have a pet, you know visits to the vet can be costly, especially if you’re there for an emergency.
UPMC has agreed to allow some Highmark insurance enrollees under certain conditions to continue using its doctors and facilities at in-network rates under a consent decree filed in court Friday after a long and bitter fight between the two western Pennsylvania health care giants.