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Local Media Coverage of the Changing Marketplace

​Jan. 28, 2015 Patients struggle to sort out networks and affiliations in a post-UPMC-Highmark world
​Jan. 25, 2015 Pittsburgh insurance customers like Obamacare and the price wars for their business
​Jan. 16, 2015 Highmark, UPMC battle over Magee
​Jan. 5, 2015 Pennsylvania officials: UPMC, Highmark must resolve 'continuity of care' conflict
​Jan. 5, 2015 Highmark, UPMC bicker over 'continuity of care' provision in consent agreement
​Dec. 27, 2014 Patients unsettled as Highmark contract with UPMC ends
​Dec. 13, 2014 UPMC to launch outreach campaign targeting Highmark customers
​Dec. 11, 2014 McKeesport switches employees' health insurer from Highmark to UPMC
​Dec. 11, 2014 Website to help patients in UPMC-Highmark tug-of-war
​Dec. 2, 2014 Highmark limits in-network access, Aetna lawsuit says
​Nov. 11, 2014 UPMC Health Plan slashes insurance marketplace premiums
​Oct. 3, 2014 UPMC drops prices for 4 of 6 Medicare health plans
Sept. 23, 2014​ UPMC-Highmark feud prompts employer to ditch Highmark, others may follow
Sept. 18, 2014​ North Allegheny switches to UnitedHealthcare
Sept. 2, 2014​ Highmark, Pennsylvania Insurance Department issue post-UPMC transition plan
Sept. 2, 2014​ Regulators release details of Highmark's post-UPMC transition plan
Jul. 11, 2014​ Highmark to switch its workers to high-deductible insurance plans
Jun. 25, 2014​ UPMC, Highmark agree on limited basis to continue care for seriously ill
Jun. 16, 2014​ Western Pennsylvania employers look at insurer options in Highmark vs. UPMC
May 8, 2014​ UPMC health plan up 32,300, a 7% gain
Mar. 10, 2014​ Survey of large employers suggest Highmark could suffer without UPMC contract
Feb. 6, 2014​ Renewal of contract with Highmark would cost UPMC $500M
Jan. 3, 2014​ UPMC-Highmark deals enters last year

UPMC's Payer-Provider Model In The Spotlight

Author Bob Brill interviewed UPMC president and CEO Jeffrey Romoff for his new book America's Bitter Pill: Money, Politics, Backroom Deals and the Fight to Fix Our Broken Healthcare System.

Read about the book and his argument for UPMC's visionary model for providing high-quality health care in the Time Magazine cover story.

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