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SF Sues Medical Insurers For Underpaying Public Hospitals
SF Appeal

San Francisco City Attorney Dennis Herrera has sued three medical insurers that he said have systematically underpaid San Francisco General Hospital and other public hospitals for emergency services given to those companies’ policyholders.

The civil lawsuit was filed Tuesday in San Francisco Superior Court against Blue Cross of California, Anthem Blue Cross Life and Health Insurance Company, and Health Net, according to the city attorney’s office.