By David Gorn
“On Wednesday, the state released its annual report cards that rate health plans and medical groups for consumers. ‘This is a pretty big day for us,’ said Beth Abbott, the new director of the Office of the Patient Advocate, which puts out the report cards. She said each year the report cards increase in usage, stature and consumer visibility. ‘It’s a wonderful tool for consumers who have to make a choice about a health plan,’ Abbott said.” Read more here.