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Blue Shield says UC medical centers want to drive up costs
San Francisco Business Times

Blue Shield of California, which earlier this year capped its own profits at 2 percent, is publicly claiming that UCLA Medical Center and other UC medical centers are banding together to boost already sky-high prices. If a solution isn’t reached by year-end, thousands of patients who use Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center and Santa Monica-UCLA Medical Center and Orthopedic Hospital would have to go elsewhere.