Anthem reaches new agreement with NGHS

Anthem distributed the following communication on January 6…

Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield is glad to have reached a new agreement with Northeast Georgia Health System (NGHS). As a result, [its] members will again have access to all NGHS hospitals and physicians in their plans.

Anthem and NGHS have had a long-standing relationship. We are pleased to continue to work together to improve the health care system for members and employers in Georgia.

The thousands of businesses and 3.5 million members we serve across Georgia shared that they expect us to continue to deliver access to affordable, high-quality care. We value their trust in us, and that’s why reaching an agreement with NGHS was so important.

Under this agreement, all NGHS hospitals and physicians will remain in Anthem’s benefits plans. Northeast Georgia Health System facilities include…

– Healthlink Laboratory – Braselton Medical Plaza I
– Healthlink Laboratory – Dawsonville Medical Plaza 400
– Healthlink Laboratory – Gainesville
– Hospice of Northeast Georgia Medical Center
– Laurelwood (Psych)
– New Horizons Lanier Park
– New Horizons Limestone
– Northeast Georgia Medical Center Barrow
– Northeast Georgia Medical Center Braselton
– Northeast Georgia Medical Center Gainesville
– Sleep Disorder Center of NGMC – Braselton
– Sleep Disorder Center of NGMC – Gainesville
– The Imaging Center – Barrow
– The Imaging Center – Braselton Medical Plaza I
– The Imaging Center – Buford
– The Imagine Center – Dawsonville Medical Plaza 400
– The Imaging Center – Gainesville Medical Park I
– The Rehabilitation Institute
– The Rehabilitation Institute – Braselton Medical Plaza I
– The Rehabilitation Institute – Buford
– The Rehabilitation Institute – Cleveland
– The Rehabilitation Institute – Dahlonega
– The Rehabilitation Institute – Dawsonville
– The Rehabilitation Institute at Sherwood Park – Gainesville
– The Ronnie Green Heart Center
– The Toccoa Cancer Center

Northeast Georgia Health System medical groups include…

– Northeast Georgia Physicians Group
– The Heart Center, LLC
– Urgent Care