Galichia signs with Blue Cross, Coventry

WICHITA - Galichia Heart Hospital has signed agreements with Blue Cross & Blue Shield of Kansas and with Coventry Health Care of Kansas, making the hospital an in-network provider for both insurance companies.

Galichia CEO Stephen Harris said today that the hospital had been negotiating with both companies for several months. It signed a contract with Preferred Health Systems earlier this year.

Harris called the contracts "a sentinel event in our history."

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