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Blue Shield of California Offers Assistance to Members Affected by Water Overflow at Oroville Dam
SAN FRANCISCO (February 13, 2017) — Blue Shield of California is closely monitoring the mandatory evacuations in areas surrounding the Oroville Dam due to the water outflows from the reservoir.
Just What the Patient Ordered: In-Home Palliative Care Program
BY MARCUS THYGESON, M.D., BLUE SHIELD OF CALIFORNIA, and TERRY HILL, M.D., HILL PHYSICIANS MEDICAL GROUP — National opinion polls have consistently shown when faced with a very serious illness, the majority of Americans would prefer to access care at home. However, the reality is that in the U.S. only about a third of such patients have received care at home.