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$5M insurer-funded behavioral health program opens application period

PROVIDENCE – Nonprofits that are working to help Rhode Islanders with behavioral health needs caused by the coronavirus pandemic now have a chance to...
VIRTUAL PANEL: Providence Business News’ Health Care Summit took place online on April 1, with panelists meeting through web conferencing.

PBN summit panelists: Coronavirus impact will be lasting

The coronavirus crisis will have a lasting impact on Rhode Island after the immediate danger of the pandemic passes, on both the business community...
PBN'S HEALTH CARE SUMMIT was held online on Wednesday morning with panelists from the health care and business arenas.

PBN Summit: R.I.’s real pandemic test still to come

PROVIDENCE – Panelists at PBN's online Health Care Summit on Wednesday gave Gov. Gina M. Raimondo high marks for her efforts to slow down...

PBN to host health care webinar on the coronavirus

PROVIDENCE – Providence Business News will host a free virtual summit on April 1 on what businesses need to know about the global COVID-19...
REVIEWS OF Neighborhood Health Plan of Rhode Island and Tufts Health Plan found both insurers had instances of noncompliance with certain aspects of their processes for approving coverage of behavioral health services.

OHIC finds deficiencies in NHPRI and THP behavioral health coverage practices

PROVIDENCE – The state Office of the Health Insurance Commissioner has released a report on Neighborhood Health Plan of Rhode Island and Tufts Health...

Tufts Health Plan offers acupuncture coverage for commercial plan members

PROVIDENCE – Tufts Health Plan’s fully insured commercial plans, including employer-sponsored plans, will offer unlimited acupuncture coverage as of the beginning of 2020. Members covered...
Rhode Island health insurance officials say that while contract disputes between insurers and health care providers aren’t uncommon, they usually end with an agreement.

Standoff on health care payment rates hurts both sides

The standoff over rate increases between Southcoast Health System and Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts raises a natural question: Could it happen here? Steve...
THE TUFTS HEALTH PLAN Foundation awarded $1 million in grants to 40 New England nonprofits in commemoration of Tufts Health Plan's 40th anniversary.

Tufts Health Plan Foundation awards 10 R.I. nonprofits a combined $250K

PROVIDENCE – Ten Rhode Island nonprofits have received $25,000 each from the Tufts Health Plan Foundation as part of a $1 million round of...
TUFTS HEALTH PLAN received top scores from the National Committee for Quality Insurance for its health plans in Rhode Island and Massachusetts.

Tufts Health Plan earns top national ranking

PROVIDENCE – Tufts Health Plan’s HMO plan in Rhode Island has earned a top rating from the National Committee for Quality Assurance for the...
BIG IMPACT: Sam Salganik, executive director of the Rhode Island Parent Information Network, said the Affordable Care Act has made the biggest positive impact in the health care system in recent years. It’s been complemented by the state’s efforts to make insurance more accessible and affordable.

Reinsurance program helps curb premiums

Sam Salganik sees hardship cases of Rhode Islanders struggling to pay for health care. But he’s seeing less of it. “The state is making progress,”...

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