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7/18/07

Covenant Medical Group Meets with Blue Cross Blue Shield

Covenant Medical Group and Blue Cross Blue Shield met face to face for the first time Wednesday, to discuss their insurance dispute.

Dr. Scott Robins says the meeting was cordial, but no progress was made.

CMG doctors have been at odds with the BCBS over reimbursement fees. The two must come to an agreement by September 18th or thousands in this area may have to search for another doctor or risk paying higher fees with their own.

NewsChannel 11 will continue to follow this story, and keep you posted on the developments.

7/17/07
Insurance Dispute Could Cost Patients More
With the deadline looming, Covenant Medical Group patients are already receiving letters in the mail asking them to stick with their doctors, but that would mean more out of pocket expenses.

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