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Medical Bill Mediation Program a Success
7/13/2018 11:28:02 AM
Description: The Texas state mediation program run by the Texas Department of Insurance has proven successful for helping patients deal with large medical bills.   It is no secret medical bills can come unexpectedly and be far more than anticipated. 


Mediation Results in Reduced Charges by Doctors in Texas
2/12/2018 6:18:48 PM
Description: Texas’s medical mediation program has resulted in millions of dollars in relief for patients.  There were more than $7 million in surprise medical costs taken to mediation, and estimates show doctors reduced their costs by approximately


Mediation Continues between the Amalgamated Transit Union and the Greater Dayton RTA
2/12/2018 6:17:18 PM
Description: The Amalgamated Transit Union (ATU) and the Greater Dayton RTA continue to negotiate in mediation concerning their dispute, but they have essentially reached an agreement concerning healthcare.   According to ATU Local 1385 President Gerald


Mediation Results in Settlement between Contractor and Jefferson Healthcare
1/4/2018 10:30:30 PM
Description: A dispute between Aldrich & Associates and Jefferson Healthcare’s Emergency and Specialty Services building ended recently after mediation resulted in a $550,000 settlement.  The settlement was approved by the Jefferson Healthcare


Anthem and Hartford HealthCare Headed to Mediation
12/2/2017 8:39:09 PM
Description: Hartford HealthCare is being encouraged by Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield to end its contract dispute that has gone on for several weeks.  At the moment, the dispute is costing tens of thousands of Connecticut residents more in health care


Mediation to Help Nurses and Patients at Bethel College
5/20/2017 6:08:55 PM
Description: Bethel College in North Newton, Kansas is the only college in Kansas offering a course in Peace, Justice, and Conflict Studies as part of its general education requirements.   Since the college is one of the most popular nursing programs


Mediation Fails in Fort Worth Symphony Orchestra Negotiations
9/21/2016 11:04:25 PM
Description: Fort Worth Symphony Orchestra members are set to strike in the coming days after rejecting the latest proposal by management. The musicians are represented by the American Federation of Musicians Local 72-147. They were offered a four-year deal with


Strike Imminent if Mediation Fails
7/19/2016 10:02:02 AM
Description: A strike could be imminent, based on the outcome of the upcoming mediation between the workers at the Salinas Valley Memorial Hospital and the administration. More than a year of negotiations and hard feelings, followed by a one-day strike and


Verizon Workers against Mediation Attempt
6/29/2016 12:26:30 PM
Description: Striking Verizon workers are concerned the intervention from the president’s administration into their contract talks, as well as the blackout being imposed by the Communication Workers of America and the International Brotherhood of


UPS Pilots Launch Strike Center in Response to End of Mediation
5/7/2016 3:08:35 PM
Description: UPS pilots have launched a Strike Operations Center in anticipation of the end of mediation proceedings. The group will serve as the union pilots’ nerve center, should a strike occur. According to the Independent Pilots Association, after five