Mission Health System CEO Dr. Ron Paulus told senior employees in an email last week that Blue Cross and Blue Shield of North Carolina was “the most unethical, bullying foe that I have ever faced.” It’s the latest development in what has been a tense few months for the two sides since Mission notified Blue Cross, […]
Officials from Mission Health and Blue Cross and Blue Shield of North Carolina say they want to meet to discuss a new contract, but no date has been set. The contract between the Asheville-based hospital system and the state’s largest health insurer expired on Oct. 4.
A contract between Blue Cross Blue Shield of North Carolina and Mission Health is scheduled to end Thursday as the two institutions fight over how much the insurer pays the medical system. When and how the argument is settled may have a major impact on health insurance costs and the financial status of the biggest […]
RALEIGH, N.C. (WNCN) — Local Red Cross officials are preparing for what Hurricane Irma could bring to North Carolina even though many of its resources are still in Texas for Hurricane Harvey. The local Red Cross sent 106 volunteers to Texas to assist in the Hurricane Harvey relief efforts. That is about 12 percent of […]