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Emergency Physicians Expose Anthem's Unlawful Emergency Care Policy with New Video

January 17, 2018 - WASHINGTON — The American College of Emergency Physicians (ACEP) today launched a new video to push back on a dangerous policy by Anthem Blue Cross/Blue Shield (BCBS) to deny coverage for emergency patients. If the insurance giant decides your visit to the ER was not an emergency, based on their undisclosed lists of diagnoses, they’ll leave patients with the entire bill. Read more ...

New Developments on Anthem's Controversial Emergency Care Policy

January 16, 2018 - Anthem expands dangerous policy into three more states and grabs attention of Congress. Learn more ...