Limited health networks raise the ire of snubbed hospitals
Valley Regional Hospital is in Claremont, a city with a 15 percent poverty rate and the lead plaintiff in the lawsuit against the state over the adequacy of education funding in New Hampshire. So it should be no surprise that Valley Regional CEO Peter Wright was riled up after he learned that Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield in New Hampshire didn’t approach the hospital to be on the network of providers it put together for its offering on the new health exchange.
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