In recent years, Blue Cross/Blue Shield has been the subject of considerable controversy. Its critics charge the non-profit, tax-exempt corporation with being unduly secretive, arrogantly unresponsive to consumer interest and not vigorous in its cost containment efforts. These criticisms, along with a variety of other factors, led to the legislative reform I am here to talk to you about this evening.
David L. Hollister & Patience A. Drake,
The Nonprofit Health Care Corporation Reform Act of 1980,
U. Mich. J. L. Reform
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