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Local Insurers Fined for Late Reimbursements
San Fernando Valley Business Journal

Anthem Blue Cross and Health Net are among seven health insurance plan providers in California required to pay fines for untimely and unfair claims payment practices, announced California’s Department of Managed Health Care. Anthem Blue Cross is being fined $900,000, and Health Net is being fined $750,000. The other five plan providers being penalized are Blue Shield of California, United/PacifiCare, Kaiser Foundation Health Plan, Cigna and Aetna.