By David Mittleman

Doctors and health care providers, like everyone else, want to be paid fairly for the services they provide. For patients with health insurance, one would think the insurance company would pay the doctor an adequate amount. After all, that’s why you pay such a high premium, right?

A Georgia lawsuit is challenging health insurers, specifically Blue Cross Blue Shield of Georgia, to explain why premiums have remained high while payments to doctors have decreased. Blue Cross Blue Shield of Georgia is the state’s largest health insurer, just as Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan is the …read more