Comment: Can you still keep your plan this year, Illinois? How about your doctor? How’s that socialism working out for you?
“Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Illinois, the state’s dominant player, is taking drastic actions to reduce costs. It’s dropping the most popular plan it sold on Healthcare.gov, the federal online insurance exchange, which gave policyholders access to the broadest network of doctors and hospitals in the state. The decision leaves 173,000 people looking for a new health plan.“
How an insurance startup’s slowdown is disrupting the Illinois marketplace
Ameet Sachdev, Reporter, Chicago Tribune, Oct. 23, 2015