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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15:37 ET Allergy & Asthma Network and Avella Specialty Pharmacy Highlight Risks Associated with Latex Allergies and Latex in Healthcare

Today, Allergy & Asthma Network and Avella Specialty Pharmacy released a new white paper to underscore the significant risks related to latex...


12:02 ET Majority of U.S. Counties See Uninsured Rate for the Under Age 65 Population Drop From 2014 to 2015, Census Bureau Reports

The following tip sheet was released today by the U.S. Census Bureau: The estimated uninsured rate for adults under age 65 decreased in 71.3...


10:38 ET Tufts Health Plan And Delta Dental Of Massachusetts Collaboration Aims To Improve The Health Of Their Members

Tufts Health Plan and Delta Dental of Massachusetts today announced a new collaboration with the goal of enhancing care for their members while...


08:30 ET WellCare Sponsors the American Diabetes Association's 2017 Step Out: Walk to Stop Diabetes in Tampa Bay

Today, WellCare Health Plans, Inc. (NYSE: WCG) and the WellCare Community Foundation announced a donation of $35,000 to the American Diabetes...


08:30 ET Cody Launches CodyPrint® Translation Services

Adding to its already extensive list of tools and services for health plan marketing departments, Cody has launched CodyPrint® Translation Services...


08:30 ET WellCare Offers Comprehensive Dental Benefits to Its Adult Medicaid Members in Georgia

WellCare of Georgia, a subsidiary of WellCare Health Plans, Inc. (NYSE: WCG), wants to remind its adult Medicaid members of the important...


08:01 ET Ayasdi Appoints Robert Griffin as Chief Executive Officer

Ayasdi, a leader in machine intelligence software and pioneer in enterprise-class intelligent applications, today announced the appointment of...


06:00 ET Symbility sees success and growth in Insurtech and beyond

TORONTO, March 28, 2017 /PRNewswire/ - Symbility Solutions Inc., ("Symbility") (TSX.V: SY), announced today their completion of another insurtech...


Mar 27, 2017, 19:00 ET 60% of Insureds Want More Communication from Health Plan Sponsors That is Not About Bills, HealthMine Survey

As health plan sponsors try to grow engagement among members, 60% of insured consumers report that they want to receive more frequent communication...


Mar 27, 2017, 15:38 ET ProfNet Experts Available on Leadership, Healthcare Insurance Technology, IT Security and Safety, More

Below are experts from the ProfNet network who are available to discuss timely issues in your coverage area. You can also submit a query to the...


Mar 27, 2017, 13:42 ET AssureCare Launches a New Dental Care Management Solution

AssureCare, the leading provider of healthcare management software and solutions, announced the release of a new dental module in their patient...


Mar 27, 2017, 12:23 ET AADE: Medicare Continues To Put People With Diabetes At Risk

A new survey from the American Association of Diabetes Educators (AADE) found that Medicare's Competitive Bidding Program (CBP)...


Mar 27, 2017, 09:00 ET Infinisource Benefit Services Sponsors CUPA-HR Spring Conference

Infinisource Benefit Services is a proud sponsor of the of the upcoming CUPA-HR Spring Conference. CUPA-HR, the College and University Professional...


Mar 27, 2017, 09:00 ET Bioness StimRouter™ Neuromodulation System Receives Aetna Coverage

Bioness, Inc., the leading provider of cutting edge, clinically supported rehabilitation therapies, is pleased to announce that its StimRouter...


Mar 27, 2017, 08:30 ET Harmony Health Plan Honored with Praize Productions' "Pearl of Wisdom" Award

Harmony Health Plan, Inc., a WellCare Health Plans, Inc. (NYSE: WCG) company, announced today that it was recognized with a "Pearls of Wisdom"...


Mar 27, 2017, 08:00 ET DarioHealth Launches Insurance Coverage Option for U.S. Consumers

DarioHealth Corp. (NASDAQ: DRIO), a leading global digital health company with mobile health and big data solutions, today announced that it is now...


Mar 27, 2017, 08:00 ET Healthcare Executives Gather at Roundtable Event to Discuss Looming National Health System Transition

An upcoming Executive Roundtable event, sponsored by WhiteCloud, is drawing senior healthcare executives from across the nation to learn...


Mar 27, 2017, 04:00 ET Amid the Affordable Care Act ("ACA") Reform, Medicaid managed care organizations continue to consolidate. Trusted Health Plan, Inc., acquires Harbor Health Plan, Inc. from Tenet Healthcare Corporation

Trusted Health Plan Inc. ("Trusted"), a Washington D.C. headquartered Managed Care Organization announces the acquisition of Harbor Health Plan,...


Mar 24, 2017, 18:43 ET AFGE: Withdrawal of AHCA a 'Win for Working Families'

In response to the withdrawal of the American Health Care Act after it became clear there were not enough votes to pass, American Federation of...


Mar 24, 2017, 14:08 ET RowdMap, Inc. Chief Scientific Officer, Joshua Rosenthal, PhD, featured on Public Interest Podcast on Social Mandate for High-Value Healthcare

Joshua Rosenthal, PhD, of RowdMap, Inc. joins President of National Committee on Quality Assurance (NCQA), Senators, Pulitzer Prize Winners,...


Mar 24, 2017, 13:37 ET Americans for Tax Reform Will Rate the Vote on AHCA

Americans for Tax Reform urges a YES vote on AHCA. "The American Health Care Act is -- to start -- a $1 trillion tax cut and a $1.15 trillion...


Mar 24, 2017, 13:33 ET Longtime Blue Cross Blue Shield Of Arizona Leader, Richard L. Boals, Retiring

Richard L. Boals, President and CEO of Blue Cross Blue Shield of Arizona (BCBSAZ), announced his retirement today after 45 years at the company, 14...


Mar 24, 2017, 11:01 ET Commissioner Doak Warns Lawmakers Oklahoma Exchange May Have No Carriers in 2018

Oklahoma Insurance Commissioner John D. Doak is warning state and federal lawmakers that Oklahoma is in danger of having no insurers participate in...


Mar 24, 2017, 09:00 ET Climb the Ladder of Success with Home Health Conditions of Participation (CoPs): Key Changes for Organization and Administration of Services and Clinical Records

Following the release of the final rule on Medicare Home Health Conditions of Participation (CoPs) for home health services, Laura Gramenelles, RN,...


Mar 24, 2017, 07:35 ET How These Healthcare Stocks are Faring? -- BioScrip, Community Health Systems, Perrigo, and Health Insurance Innovations

The Healthcare sector is the category of stocks relating to medical and health care goods or services. It includes hospital management firms,...