Ep. 35 - Dale Folwell and the NC State Health Plan
Context and analysis on what is coming next
This week on the FLATLINING Podcast, Ron and Matthew spend the whole show breaking down the saga of Dale Folwell and the North Carolina State Health Plan. Since 2019, State Treasurer Folwell has sought to see and set the provider reimbursement rates for the self-funded health plan for state employees. The plan uses the BlueCross and BlueShield of North Carolina network. Last week, Treasurer Folwell announced the state health plan would be switching to Aetna.
Ron and Matthew break down:
Where this battle began
Why Folwell has a bone to pick with BCBS NC
What the change to Aetna (if it happens) will mean for providers
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