Lawsuit Accuses Anthem Blue Cross Of Misleading CustomersAnthem Blue Cross is being sued over allegations that the health plan is misleading several hundred thousand customers about changes in their policies for next year.
Anthem To Offer Identity Theft Protection After Massive HackThe nation's second-largest health insurer said Friday that for two years it will provide credit monitoring, identity theft repair assistance if someone experiences fraud, and identity protection designed specifically for children. The services are available to all current and former customers since 2004.
Anthem Warns Customers Of Phishing Emails, Phone Calls From Scammers After Hacking RevealedAfter a huge hack, Anthem is warning about "phishing" scam emails that are targeting people it insures or has insured in the past.
California Doctor Wins Millions In Suit Against Anthem Blue Cross After Decade-Long BattleDr. Jeffrey Nordella’s battle with Anthem lasted over a decade, and left him in financial ruin.
Stanford Hospital Cancels Anthem Blue Cross Contract After Dispute, Thousands Without Coverage Some 10,000 Anthem Blue Cross members are no longer covered at Stanford Health Care Hospital because of a contract dispute the where the hospital abruptly cancelled the Anthem's contract.
State Investigating Flawed Covered California Doctor Lists From InsurersFor months, KPIX 5 ConsumerWatch has been investigating consumer complaints about Covered California insurance policies. The months long investigation uncovered everything from too few doctors to complaints of insurance bait and switch.
State Investigating Covered California Insurers After KPIX 5 Reports On Customers Not Finding DoctorsState regulators are investigating whether two large insurance companies, Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield of California, may have broken state laws by misleading customers who signed up for their plans through Covered California.
Anthem Covered California Customer Unable To Find Nearby Doctor, Said He Was Told To Cancel PlanFor months, KPIX 5 ConsumerWatch has been reporting that many newly-insured consumers on Covered California haven’t been able to find a doctor under their new plans. Now, even insurers are telling some they are out of luck.
Insurer Admits Nearly 1,000 Doctors Wrongly Placed On Covered California Provider ListTwo months after KPIX 5 ConsumerWatch first reported about some doctors listed on the Covered California exchange were actually not accepting the plans, insurer Anthem Blue Cross admitted that nearly 1,000 doctors were erroneously listed.
12 Insurance Plans Join California Health ExchangeTwelve health insurance companies have signed contracts to offer coverage through California's new exchange as part of the federal health care law.
ConsumerWatch: California's Health Care Exchange ExplainedCalifornia is getting an early look at how President Barack Obama's health care reform measure will work. The Golden State was the first in the nation to set up a health insurance exchange.
13 Insurers To Compete On California Health ExchangeThe state's largest health insurers, including Anthem Blue Cross, Blue Shield and Kaiser Permanente, will be among 13 plans competing for policies on California's new health care exchange.
Calif. Insurance Commissioner Criticizes Anthem Blue Cross Rate HikeCalifornia Insurance Commissioner Dave Jones said Tuesday that Anthem Blue Cross' proposed rate hike for some of its small-group members is unreasonable, but the insurer says the increase reflects the rising cost of health care.
California Anthem Blue Cross Customers May See Rate HikeMore than half a million Californians who are covered by Anthem Blue Cross could see a massive rate hike early next year.
California Moves To Control Health Insurance RatesA California legislative committee on Wednesday narrowly approved a bill that would give state officials the power to reject proposed health insurance rate increases, but even some supporters said it will need major changes to survive.