Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
Blue Cross of California Partnership Plan, Inc.
Current Parent Company: 
Anthem
Penalty: 
$1,205,000
Year: 
2020
Date: 
October 28, 2020
Offense Group: 
consumer-protection-related offenses
Primary Offense: 
insurance violation
Violation Description: 

The California Department of Managed Health Care imposed $1,205,000 in fines against Blue Cross of California Partnership Plan, Inc. for its failure to timely implement two Independent Medical Review (IMR) determinations to authorize coverage for medically necessary services.

Level of Government: 
state
Action Type: 
agency action
Agency: 
California Department of Managed Health Care
Civil or Criminal Case: 
civil
Facility State: 
California
HQ Country of Parent: 
USA
HQ State of Parent: 
Indiana
Ownership Structure of Parent: 
publicly traded
Major Industry of Parent: 
healthcare services
Specific Industry of Parent: 
insurance; managed care
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Parent company note: 
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