It’s been a nasty battle for months, and it has caused some big fears for patients, employers and doctors; but now, there’s a deal between UPMC and Highmark.
UPMC and Highmark are agreeing to another extension on a contract that will keep the groups’ hospitals and doctors in the insurance network through the end of 2014.
Just a week after the Justice Department made their ruling in the Highmark-West Penn Allegheny Health System proposed merger, the Pennsylvania Department of Insurance held a public hearing on Tuesday.
KDKA AM’s Larry and John talk to PA Department of Insurance Secretary Michael Corsedine about the details of the Highmark-West Penn Allegheny Health System merger and what it will mean to you.
An array of county and local officials had good news for the people of Braddock and surrounding communities as they announced that a new urgent care center will be part of the development at the site of the former hospital.
The KDKA Investigators have learned that charges against former Highmark CEO Dr. Ken Melani will be dropped as part of a plea deal made between all parties involved.
For the first time, we’re hearing from a woman who says she witnessed part of the confrontation that lead to charges against former Highmark CEO Ken Melani.
KDKA Radio’s Mike Pintek talks to Dr. Paul Friday, a clinical psychologist in private practice, about the former CEO of Highmark, Dr. Kevin Melani.
Dr. Kenneth Melani was fired from Highmark following an alleged dispute over another man’s wife. According to a statement from the Board of Directors, Dr. Melani was terminated at president and CEO after a meeting Sunday morning.
What if you got sick at work? The fastest way to see the doctor may be on a computer screen.
Dr. Kenneth Melani has been with Highmark for 23 years, rising to the top position nine years ago. Now he faces intense legal scrutiny and not just for the charges against him.
The Highmark Board of Directors has named Board Chairman, Dr. J. Robert Baum, Highmark’s interim CEO.
Dr. Kenneth Melani has quickly become the face of Highmark, testifying before legislative committees and often speaking bluntly of UPMC’s CEO Jeffry Romoff.
Highmark CEO Dr. Kenneth Melani is facing charges following an alleged dispute over another man’s wife.
Tuesday marked the grand reopening of the West Penn Emergency Room in Bloomfield after a 14-month hiatus.