Health Insurance All the latest public and private health insurance news, including coverage changes, policy decisions and health care reforms. This category also contains releases regarding health insurance company structure and performance, including board appointments, stock and shareholder information, quarterly reports, mergers and acquisitions. Also included are stories about recent studies, market trends, and consumer choices.

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Feb 24, 2017, 18:00 ET NxGen MDx Issues Revised Announcement Regarding National Aetna Contract

NxGen MDx, a Company that provides innovative genetic testing solutions, announced the execution of a new national Agreement with Aetna in a press...


Feb 24, 2017, 12:44 ET Kaiser Permanente Names Jim Simpson President of Kaiser Foundation Health Plan of Georgia

Kaiser Permanente announced today that Jim Simpson has been named president of Kaiser Foundation Health Plan of Georgia. Simpson brings two...


Feb 24, 2017, 08:30 ET Care Bridge International Announces New TheBridge Webcast and Blog Series

Today, Care Bridge International announces TheBridge Webcast and Blog. To better meet the demands of insurance executives and risk managers...


Feb 23, 2017, 19:14 ET Avella Specialty Pharmacy Issues Voluntary Nationwide Recall of all Sterile Products Produced at Advanced Pharma Houston Location from September 1, 2016 through February 16, 2017 Due to Potential Inaccuracy of Latex Free Label Reference

Advanced Pharma, Inc. d/b/a Avella of Houston is conducting a voluntary recall of all unexpired sterile injectable products labeled "latex free"...


Feb 23, 2017, 15:17 ET Savoy Promotes Colin Scheifler to Director, Consumer and Senior Markets

Savoy, a leading benefits consulting firm and regional general agency, announces that Colin Scheifler has been promoted to Director, Consumer and...


Feb 23, 2017, 14:00 ET Climb the Ladder of Success with Home Health Conditions of Participation (CoPs): Key Factors for Patient Rights, Admission & Discharge

The new Medicare Home Health Conditions of Participation (CoPs) include revisions of the existing patient rights standards, as well as the addition...


Feb 23, 2017, 12:43 ET Integrity Marketing Group Selected VUE Software to modernize Agent Management with VUE's CRM technology

VUE Software announced that Integrity Marketing Group, one of the nation's largest independent distributors of life and health insurance products...


Feb 23, 2017, 11:28 ET Kid Chef from Scottsdale Crowned Winner of 2017 Healthy Cooking Contest

Blue Cross Blue Shield of Arizona (BCBSAZ) announced the grand-prize winner of the 2017 Walk On! Kids Cooking Challenge. Katie Cafferelli, age 11,...


Feb 23, 2017, 10:17 ET 114 of the Nation's Top Employee Benefits Consultants Predict the Future of Corporate Wellness

Shortlister, the leading authority in sourcing human capital and wellness providers, released new research that provides insight on the future of...


Feb 23, 2017, 09:00 ET MDR™ and PointCare Announce Strategic Partnership to Bring Coverage Management to Healthcare

MDR™, a nationally renowned Trusted Business Advisor and provider of "Best Practices™" resources for healthcare, and PointCare, pioneers of Total...


Feb 22, 2017, 17:38 ET City of West Hollywood Mayor Stands with Mayors from Across the Nation in a National Day of Action in Support of the Affordable Care Act

The City of West Hollywood is taking action to respond to policy proposals from the Trump Administration that could negatively impact West...


Feb 22, 2017, 13:13 ET Wolf Administration Officials Discuss Implications of Affordable Care Act Repeal for Pennsylvania Consumers

Insurance Commissioner Teresa Miller, Secretary of Health Dr. Karen Murphy, and Secretary of Human Services Ted Dallas today joined Pennsylvania...


Feb 22, 2017, 10:00 ET HIT Reboot Announces the Availability of a Free Research Tool for Healthcare IT Stakeholders

HIT Reboot®, a Health IT consultancy, announces the availability of a free research tool for healthcare IT stakeholders. A flood of news is being...


Feb 22, 2017, 09:02 ET Kareo and AAPP Survey Shows One-third of Independent Healthcare Practices Considering a New Payment Method - Concierge Medicine or Other Membership Model - Within Three Years

As statistics continue to show that a majority of physicians remain in small practices and that the "exodus" of doctors to hospital employment has...


Feb 22, 2017, 08:53 ET Symbility Solutions Announces 2017 Financial Guidance

TORONTO, Feb. 22, 2017 /PRNewswire/ - Symbility Solutions Inc. ("Symbility" or the "Corporation") (TSX.V: SY), a global software company focused on...


Feb 22, 2017, 08:30 ET WellCare Awards Micro-Grants to Support Social Service Agencies in Florida

Families and individuals struggling with economic hardship are often unable to prioritize their health or obtain needed preventive care. To address...


Feb 21, 2017, 18:15 ET Personal Accident and Health Insurance in Hungary, Key Trends and Opportunities to 2020

Timetric's 'Personal Accident and Health Insurance in Hungary, Key Trends and Opportunities to 2020' report provides a detailed outlook by product...


Feb 21, 2017, 16:15 ET IPRO Chosen to Provide Support for Small Practices in CMS Quality Payment Program

Last week the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) awarded a contract to IPRO to help small practices in New York, Maryland, Virginia...


Feb 21, 2017, 15:54 ET DermACELL receives coverage from Cigna

Global health services company Cigna (NYSE:CI) now covers Dermacell® for breast reconstruction surgery and Dermacell AWM® for diabetic foot ulcers....


Feb 21, 2017, 10:30 ET Dell Boomi Speeds Healthcare Innovation and Digital Transformation with Cloud Integration

Dell Boomi™ (Boomi), along with its healthcare ecosystem of partners and customers will demonstrate how it speeds healthcare innovation and digital...


Feb 21, 2017, 09:00 ET Accolade Receives Case Management Accreditation from NCQA, Showcasing Exceptional Clinical Programs and Services

Accolade, an on-demand healthcare concierge for employers, health plans and health systems, announced it has earned a two-year Case Management...


Feb 21, 2017, 09:00 ET Will you enroll in Medicare? or Have questions about Medicare?

SALUD al dia magazine is proud to welcome Humana Inc. as its newest advertiser and thanks Fernando Valverde, M. D., Humana Regional Medicare...


Feb 21, 2017, 09:00 ET Va a inscribirse en Medicare? o Tiene preguntas sobre Medicare?

SALUD al día magazine se enorgullece en dar la bienvenida a Humana Inc., como su más reciente anunciante y agradece a Fernando Valverde,...


Feb 21, 2017, 08:00 ET Veracyte Announces Ten New Blues Plan Coverage Policies for Its Afirma® Gene Expression Classifier for Use in Thyroid Cancer Diagnosis

Veracyte, Inc. (NASDAQ: VCYT), a genomic diagnostics company focused on reducing unnecessary surgeries and healthcare costs by resolving diagnostic...


Feb 21, 2017, 07:03 ET New ZirMed Cloud-based Contract Performance Technology Optimizes Payer Reimbursement

HIMSS CONFERENCE – BOOTH 4871 – In keeping with its mission of helping providers get paid faster, completely and with less effort, ZirMed Inc., a...