Tuesday, Jan. 25
Tufts, Harvard Pilgrim To Merge?
Harvard Pilgrim Health Care and Tufts Health Plan are reportedly exploring a merger that would reshape New England’s health insurance landscape and present a direct challenge to the state’s number one health plan, Blue Cross, Blue Shield. Robert Weisman, a healthcare business reporter for the Boston Globe, joins us with the latest. And Harvard economist David Cutler sheds some light on what this might mean for subscribers, doctors and competition in the marketplace.