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INSIDE THE FLX: Official talks local impact of failed WellNow-Excellus deal (podcast)

INSIDE THE FLX: Official talks local impact of failed WellNow-Excellus deal (podcast)
What happens now that WellNow Urgent Care, one of the most-readily available healthcare assets across Upstate New York, is out-of-network for Excellus subscribers? The two sides had been locked in contentious negotiations, and on January ... more
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INSIDE THE FLX: WellNow says Excellus is reason it won’t be able to carry insurance in 2024

INSIDE THE FLX: WellNow says Excellus is reason it won't be able to carry insurance in 2024
Coming up at 8 AM we sit down with Dr. Rob Biernbaum, Chief Medical Officer for WellNow Urgent Care to discuss the reasons why the company had to look at parting ways with Excellus, as ... more
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WellNow Urgent Care stops accepting Excellus insurance after companies fail to reach agreement

WellNow Urgent Care launches COVID-19 testing at clinic sites in Gen
In a significant shift in healthcare service options across the Finger Lakes WellNow Urgent Care has stopped accepting Excellus BlueCross BlueShield insurance. The decision, announced by Excellus late Sunday, follows what the insurance giant describes ... more
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No deal reached between WellNow and Excellus: As of now, patients will pay full-price starting Jan. 1

Some WellNow centers will now give PCR testing for asymptomatic patients
WellNow Urgent Care has maintained that starting January 1, 2024, it will no longer accept Excellus BlueCross BlueShield insurance, potentially impacting thousands of patients with increased medical costs. We reported on this issue in October, ... more
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WellNow vs. Excellus: Finger Lakes healthcare crisis looms if deal isn’t reached soon

WellNow vs. Excellus: Finger Lakes healthcare crisis looms if deal isn’t reached soon
If something doesn’t change between now and Jan. 1, 2024 two of the biggest names in Upstate New York healthcare will part ways. WellNow Urgent Care says it will stop accepting Excellus BlueCross BlueShield health ... more
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