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June 30 Deadline Looms for Opting out of Anthem Individual / Exchange Network

By the California Medical Association June 16, 2014 Physicians who do not want to participate in Anthem Blue Cross's individual / exchange network have until June 30, 2014, to opt out. In March, Anthem Blue Cross notified over 11,000 practices that are currently participating in its individual / exchange network of a contract addendum that will become effective July 1, 2014. The amendment only applies to physicians who are currently participating in the Anthem Blue Cross individual / exchange network. One provision of significant concern is language in section 12 of the addendum ...