This month seven new risk retention groups were added to the Risk Retention Reporter listings, and one RRG was deleted, taking the total number of RRGs up to 236. No new purchasing groups were added to the Risk Retention Reporter listings, and none were deleted leaving the total number of PGs at 1030.
In July 2021, Kathryn Boucher, Vice President of Regulatory & Compliance at Premier, Inc., noted that the reactivation of Southwest Physicians Risk Retention Group was counted in both the June and July 2021 issues. This was correct, however, after accounting for the double count of Southwest Physicians the total number of operational RRGs was one less than what was listed in the Risk Retention Reporter database.
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