Blue Cross Signs New Deal With Trinity Health That Will Lower Costs

Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan signed a new agreement with Trinity Health's 12 Michigan hospitals that according to both parties, will result in lower costs to patients and eventually less expensive insurance premiums. This new contract is encouraging these hospitals to reduce costs by eliminating redundant medical tests and unnecessary office visits. The hospitals would then be rewarded with a share of the cost savings.

These new kind of arrangements are the result of the Affordable Care Act which is pushing to drive down costs by changing how hospitals and insurance companies operate.

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