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WakeMed Dropping Blue Cross Blue Shield

Posted October 1, 2003 10:56 a.m. EDT

— The state's largest health insurance company is losing a major medical client.

WakeMed is dropping Blue Cross Blue Shield as a health benefits option for its employees next year.

The move will cost the company around 4,000 customers. WakeMed workers will choose between United Healthcare or Mid-Atlantic Medical Services.