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Area hospital forms alliance with major insurer

New Hanover Regional Medical Center and Wilmington Health have entered into an accountable care alliance with Blue Cross and Blue Shield of North Carolina. The agreement allows the three organizations to share information regarding best practices, preventive care and cost management.
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Blue Cross unveils preliminary Obamacare prices

Blue Cross and Blue Shield of North Carolina announced pricing information for plans under the Affordable Care Act, the first North Carolina insurer to put out specific rates.
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Blue Cross previews health-exchange plan rates

Blue Cross and Blue Shield of North Carolina will offer individual health plans through new on-line exchanges ranging from $185 for the lowest-cost plan for 25-year-olds to $947 for the top plan for a 60-year old.
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Family-Friendly 50

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$750,000 Blue Cross NC investment expands school-based virtual clinic in Cleveland County

The investment over three years will allow kids to have access to primary care onsite without ...