Modern Healthcare Staff
Reporter / Nashville
Shelby Livingston is an insurance reporter. Before joining Modern Healthcare in 2016, she covered employee benefits at Business Insurance magazine. She has a master’s degree in journalism from Northwestern University’s Medill School of Journalism and a bachelor’s in English from Clemson University.
With less than a month before the U.S. Supreme Court hears arguments in a challenge over billions in unpaid Obamacare funds, health insurers are fielding offers from investors that want to buy a stake in any future legal awards.
Home to the largest cluster of senior-care companies in the U.S., Louisville is betting it can solve some of the top challenges the healthcare system is facing as Americans grow older in a country ill-equipped to care for them.
The Health Care Cost Institute will now have access to Blue Cross and Blue Shield companies' medical and pharmacy claims data, helping the not-for-profit research organization to fill a hole left when UnitedHeathcare stopped sharing its data.