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San Diego Providers Having Problems With Anthem Blue Cross

San Diego’s largest private providers of mental health services are having problems with California’s second biggest HMO.

These hospitals complain Anthem Blue Cross refuses to cover a high percentage of hospital stays for psychiatric emergencies.

Health care providers complain the situation is affecting access to care.

Sharp Mesa Vista Hospital in Kearny Mesa has seven different units, including an ICU, and an area for children and adolescents.