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Md. health exchange process moves forward

The Maryland Insurance Administration has posted to its website summary documents from the rate filings of 12 health insurance companies for products they plan to sell through Maryland Health Connection, the new health insurance marketplace scheduled to open in October.

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Filing deadline for Md. health plans is April 1

Health insurers are filing health benefit plans designed to be sold in the individual and small group markets on the Maryland Health Benefit Exchange. Their deadline is Monday. Maryland Insurance Administration Spokesperson Vivian D. Laxton says once filings are considered ...

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State disputes study’s figures for coming medical claims jump

ANNAPOLIS — Medical claims costs in Maryland could jump 67 percent for residents’ individual policies by 2017 under the federal health-care overhaul, according to a study released Tuesday by the nation’s leading group of financial risk analysts. But a Maryland ...

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Coventry Health 3Q profit falls 14 pct, costs rise

BETHESDA — Coventry Health Care Inc.’s third-quarter net income dropped 14 percent, as the health insurer’s medical costs and other expenses outweighed revenue gains from an expansion of its Medicaid business. The Bethesda-based company earned $105.3 million, or 78 cents ...

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Hospital stocks jump after health care ruling

WASHINGTON — Hospital stocks rose sharply Thursday after the Supreme Court guaranteed them millions more paying customers by upholding the core of President Barack Obama’s health care overhaul. Some insurance company stocks fell in choppy trading as investors fretted about ...

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High court to deliver health care ruling Thursday

WASHINGTON — They’ve known the outcome for three months. Now it’s time for the nine Supreme Court justices to share it with the world. Barring some incredibly strange twist, shortly after 10 o’clock in the morning Thursday, Chief Justice John ...

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