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Anthem, hospitals join to offer new insurance plan
San Francisco Chronicle

Insurer Anthem Blue Cross is joining with several prominent Southern California hospitals to offer a new type of health coverage plan it promises will provide high-quality medical care at affordable prices.

The venture, to be called Vivity, brings together one of the nation’s largest health insurers with such providers as Cedars-Sinai Medical Center and the UCLA Health System. It was being formally announced Wednesday at a news conference in Los Angeles.