Blue Shield, Sutter Reach New Two-Year Contract Deal
On Thursday, Blue Shield of California and Sutter Health reached an agreement on a new two-year contract, after missing a January deadline to extend their previous deal. The agreement, which was confidential, keeps the health system's doctors and hospitals in the Blue Shield network through December 2016.
- "Sutter Health, Blue Shield End Fight, Sign Two-Year Contract" (Robertson, Sacramento Business Journal, 1/30).
- "Sutter Health, Blue Shield Contract Conflict Ends" (Sangree, Sacramento Bee, 1/30).