Lindeen Finds Blue Cross Rate Increases Unreasonable

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Montana Commissioner of Securities and Insurance Monica Lindeen announced today that following an extensive rate review process, her office has found the rates filed for health insurance in the individual and small-group marketplaces by Health Care Services Corp. (doing business as Blue Cross Blue Shield of Montana) to be unreasonable. This is the first time that such a finding has been issued.

Lindeen Announces Progress in Montana-Made Patient Care Initiative

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Montana’s Commissioner of Securities and Insurance Monica J. Lindeen this week unveiled data showing progress in the Montana Patient-Centered Medical Home program, an innovative team-based approach to primary care that emphasizes preventive care, focused disease management, patient engagement and outcomes-based assessments in quality of care.  The PCMH Program includes 68 primary care clinics across the state.