UofL Docs, Humana Fail to Reach Agreement

by Stephanie Crosby Humana and the University of Louisville Physicians group have failed to sign a new contract, and their previous deal expired at midnight. The doctors’ group says the insurer wants to cut its reimbursement rates by ten-percent and is seeking a ten-percent increase. The physicians says they deserve the raise because they are… Continue reading UofL Docs, Humana Fail to Reach Agreement

Time is Waning for Deal Between Humana, UofL Doctors

by Stephanie Crosby Thousands of people could start paying higher rates for care from University of Louisville doctors by Thursday if a new agreement with a local insurer isn’t met. Humana is in negotiations with about 460 doctors who are members of the U-of-L Physicians Group for a new contract. The current contract ends tomorrow.… Continue reading Time is Waning for Deal Between Humana, UofL Doctors

UofL Physicians Say They Won't Accept Cut in Insurance Payments

by Stephanie Crosby Another standoff between doctors and an insurance provider is brewing in Louisville. This time, the dispute involves Humana and the University of Louisville Physicians Group. Their current reimbursement contract ends July first. Humana informed the group it needs to cut the doctors’ reimbursement rate by ten-percent in the new contract. But the… Continue reading UofL Physicians Say They Won't Accept Cut in Insurance Payments