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NCAFP, Other Healthcare Representatives Meet with State Treasurer Regarding State Health Plan

In May, North Carolina State Treasurer Dale Folwell directed Blue Cross and Blue Shield of North Carolina to begin seeking significant rate reductions in “major” provider contracts on behalf of the State Health Plan. Wednesday, Treasurer Folwell brought together representatives of various healthcare organizations, including the NCAFP, to discuss ways to lower costs in the […]