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Medical Claims Liability (Tables)

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Medical Claims Liability (Tables)
6 Months Ended
Jun. 30, 2021
Insurance [Abstract]  
Schedule of change in medical claims liability
The following table summarizes the change in medical claims liability ($ in millions):
Six Months Ended June 30,
2021 2020
Balance, January 1 $ 12,438  $ 7,473 
Less: Reinsurance recoverable 23  20 
Balance, January 1, net 12,415  7,453 
Acquisitions and divestitures —  3,746 
Incurred related to:
          Current year 49,147  41,149 
          Prior years (1,367) (422)
         Total incurred 47,780  40,727 
Paid related to:
          Current year 38,618  34,783 
          Prior years 8,837  5,742 
         Total paid 47,455  40,525 
Balance at June 30, net
12,740  11,401 
Plus: Reinsurance recoverable 23  17 
Balance, June 30
$ 12,763  $ 11,418