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Affordability Priorities and Standards for Health Insurers in RI

     Additional Guidance Primary Care Spend Requests - addendum to primary care guidance May 16, 2011
     Primary Care Spend PUBLIC COMMENTS
     Request for Public Comment
      Attachment to May 10th letter- H1N1Recognition


OHIC Announces BCBSRI Lifespan Contract Extension complies with OHIC Contracting Conditions

Health Insurance Commissioner Christopher F. Koller announced today that he had received confirmation from Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Rhode Island that the terms of its recent contract extension with Lifespan comply with the health plan hospital contracting conditions developed by the Office of the Health Insurance Commissioner (OHIC) in July of this year.

     Press Release Lifespan BCBSRI
     BCBSRI Hospital Contract Rate Attestation
     Lifespan BCBSRI OHIC Provisions


Governing - Meet The New Boss
The nation's only health insurance commissioner takes on an industry.

Presentations given at the October Health Insurance Advisory Council Meeting

     HIAC Affordability Standards Presentation
     HIAC Rhode Island Chronic Care Sustainability Initiative

Rhode Island's Novel Experiment to Rebuild Primary Care From the Insurance Side

WRNI report on Affordability Standards

     BCBSRI Affordability Standards Monitoring
     UHCNE Affordability Standards Monitoring
      Nov 09 presentation to RI Chapter of American College of Physicians
     PC investmentplan October 2009
     HIAC Report - System Affordability Stds & Priorities for Insurers
     Issue Brief

2009 Affordability Standards - In the News

November 2009
Commonwealth Fund Report on Affordability Standards

August 2009
With health care, spending more up front can save in long term  


Health Insurance Consumer Alert
Red Flags

Federal Health Care Reform 

Improving Primary Care in RI:
The CSI Project

RI's Affordability Standards for Commercial Insurers