6 recent payer-provider contract agreements, conflicts

Here are six recent contract agreements and conflicts between payers and providers: 

1. UCHealth in Denver and Humana signed an in-network agreement for the UCHealth University of Colorado Hospital on the Anschutz Medical Campus in Aurora, Colo.

2. Toledo, Ohio-based ProMedica's Paramount health plan is planning to terminate McLaren St. Luke's Hospital in Maumee, Ohio, from its network. 

3. Houston-based CHI St. Luke's set a deadline to cut ties with Molina Healthcare if negotiations fail. 

4. Nashville, Tenn.-based Envision Healthcare and Cigna reached a multiyear agreement that will allow Cigna members to continue receiving in-network access to Envision physicians. 

5. An in-network contract between Chicago-based CommonSpirit Health and Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas is set to end if the organizations don't reach a new agreement by Dec. 16.

6. Minneapolis-based M Health Fairview and St. Cloud, Minn.-based CentraCare may no longer be considered in-network for Humana's Medicare Advantage members beginning next year.

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