Pharmaceutical Wholesalers Inc. File Legal Complaint Against OptumRx “Aligning Its Interests” with the Big Three Drug Distributors in US, Thus Acting as an Agent of the Government With Accreditation Processes Pharmaceutical Wholesalers Inc. File Legal Complaint Against OptumRx “Aligning Its Interests” with the Big Three Drug Distributors in US, Thus Acting as an Agent of the Government With Accreditation Processes

This is a pretty interesting lawsuit and it includes named invidituals at HHS and CMS as well as participants.  You can view all the defenda...

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Sunday, November 20, 2016

Cigna & United Healthcare Face Class Action Suits-PBM Over Charging Customers for Prescriptions, OptumRX Pharmacy Benefit Management Software-“Front Running” Consumers With Killer Algorithms at the Drug Store Cigna & United Healthcare Face Class Action Suits-PBM Over Charging Customers for Prescriptions, OptumRX Pharmacy Benefit Management Software-“Front Running” Consumers With Killer Algorithms at the Drug Store

Here we go again.  If you haven’t figured this out yet, when you buy a Cigna Health insurance policy you get a two for one with 2 insurers. ...

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Sunday, October 16, 2016

Quants of Optum Carve Out New Outsourced Billing Deal with Quest Labs, Will Also Serve to Enhance The Scoring & Data Selling Business Conducted by Both Companies via Powerful Subsidiaries Quants of Optum Carve Out New Outsourced Billing Deal with Quest Labs, Will Also Serve to Enhance The Scoring & Data Selling Business Conducted by Both Companies via Powerful Subsidiaries

If you don’t know what a Quant is, take time out and watch video #2 in the footer of this blog as they are not just limited to working at fi...

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Saturday, September 17, 2016

“Sully”, The Government’s Flawed Algorithms and Simulations Were Wrong, What Doctors Can Learn From Pilots… “Sully”, The Government’s Flawed Algorithms and Simulations Were Wrong, What Doctors Can Learn From Pilots…

I had to include the bit about the comparison here about doctors and pilots as this correlation over the years has been used so many times a...

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Sunday, September 11, 2016

ICD-10 Conversion Allows Insurance Companies and Pharmacy Benefit Managers the Ability to Push More Drugs and Make Bigger Profits-The Illusion of Better Care Didn’t Happen-Cat Is Out of the Bag ICD-10 Conversion Allows Insurance Companies and Pharmacy Benefit Managers the Ability to Push More Drugs and Make Bigger Profits-The Illusion of Better Care Didn’t Happen-Cat Is Out of the Bag

Everyone now has made the big change to convert from ICD9 to ICD10 Coding for medical billing.  When all of this was taking place, many said...

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Saturday, August 13, 2016

OptumCare Doctors to Get Allscripts Medical Records EHR–Optum Continues to Buy More Practices and Manage More Doctors Through Independent Physician Associations, Many of Which They Own OptumCare Doctors to Get Allscripts Medical Records EHR–Optum Continues to Buy More Practices and Manage More Doctors Through Independent Physician Associations, Many of Which They Own

I’m starting to see more doctors in Orange County selling out their practices to United Healthcare’s Optum subsidiary.  Sometimes when patie...

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Sunday, August 07, 2016

Hospital Mergers and Acquisitions-Providence and Southern California Based St. Joseph Get Regulator Approval to Begin the Process Hospital Mergers and Acquisitions-Providence and Southern California Based St. Joseph Get Regulator Approval to Begin the Process

Irvine will be the home of a Providence St. Joseph system office once everything gets integrated.  The overall corporate office will remain ...

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Sunday, June 26, 2016
 
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