Pittsburgh Business Group on Health
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The Priority Intiative

Highmark Transition Plan

UPMC/Highmark Consent Decrees

Pittsburgh Business Group on Health issues letters to government, public officials, seeking greater sense of urgency, transparency regarding Highmark-UPMC transition

Please see below for press releases and articles in which the Pittsburgh Business Group on Health (PBGH) or its programs have recently been featured.

UPMC, Highmark advance different messages about access
September 24, 2014, Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Workers are paying more out-of-pocket for medical care
September 11, 2014, Pittsburgh Tribune-Review

Regulators release details of Highmark's post-UPMC transition plan
September 2, 2014, Pittsburgh Tribune-Review

UPMC-Highmark accord falls far short of what's needed
July 20, 2014, Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Business struggling on health insurance
July 10, 2014, Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Western Pennsylvania employers look at insurer options in Highmark vs. UPMC
June 17, 2014, Pittsburgh Tribune-Review

Pittsburgh Business Group on Health pushing health care resolution
June 9, 2014, Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Personalities of Pittsburgh: Jessica Brooks
June 6, 2014, Pittsburgh Business Times

UPMC, Highmark feud over network physicians
May 29, 2014, Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

PBGH urges Highmark, UPMC to reach agreement
May 28, 2014, Pittsburgh Business Times

UPMC, Highmark battle rages at public forum; Melani has words for both
May 21, 2014, Pittsburgh Tribune-Review

Employers' voice: Time is short to be heard on UPMC-Highmark
March 21, 2014, Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Majority backs forced health pact between UPMC, Highmark
March 14, 2014, Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Survey of large employers suggest Highmark could suffer without UPMC contract
March 14, 2014, Pittsburgh Tribune-Review

Survey: Employers will not dump Highmark after UPMC contract ends
March 14, 2014, Pittsburgh Business Times

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