Buried in the press coverage about Regence BlueShield sending out disparaging letters about 480 doctors who didn’t make the cut for a new health plan are the details that make doctors justified in worrying their patients might switch to a Regence-approved provider. The plan requires no monthly premiums, no deductibles and just $10 copays for doctor visits. I didn’t think those kind of health plans existed any longer.
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