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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17:38 ET QBE Named Insurance Company of the Year at 2016 US Captive Services Awards

 QBE North America, an operating division of QBE Group, was recognized as 'Insurance Company of the Year' at the 2016 U.S. Captive Services...


15:27 ET Mylan's Adoption of the Valeant-Turing 'Blame the Victim' Strategy Will Not Pass the Laugh Test in Washington

Pharmaceutical Care Management Association (PCMA) President and CEO Mark Merritt issued the following statement on Mylan's EpiPen price hikes and...


11:00 ET Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Minnesota announces two executive leadership appointments

Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Minnesota (Blue Cross) today announced two executive leadership roles. Dana Erickson, who joined the company senior...


10:00 ET IPRO Joins Healthcare Payment Reform Campaign

IPRO has received special recognition from the Health Care Payment Learning & Action Network (LAN), a national public-private partnership aimed...


09:00 ET Blue Cross Blue Shield Association Report Shows Where Mothers Reside Has Big Impact on C-Section Rates

 The rate of babies delivered by cesarean section varies widely by geographic location, indicating that where a mother lives has a significant...


08:30 ET WellCare Names William Jones State President, Kentucky

 WellCare of Kentucky, a subsidiary of WellCare Health Plans, Inc. (NYSE: WCG), announced today that it named William "Bill" Jones state...


07:00 ET PsychArmor Institute Launches TriWest Healthcare Alliance School for Health Care Providers

 PsychArmor Institute and TriWest Healthcare Alliance announced today the launch of the TriWest Healthcare Alliance School for Health Care...


Aug 24, 2016, 16:00 ET Hologic Applauds Cigna as First National Insurer to Cover Breast Tomosynthesis for Routine Breast Cancer Screening

Hologic Inc. (Nasdaq: HOLX) applauds Cigna's decision to cover breast tomosynthesis for routine breast cancer screening.1 Effective immediately,...


Aug 24, 2016, 11:30 ET HAP Announces $25,000 Donation to the Crim Fitness Foundation

Health Alliance Plan (HAP) announced today that it would donate $25,000 to support the Crim Fitness Foundation's mindfulness program, which...


Aug 24, 2016, 09:00 ET Capita Forms Strategic Partnerships to Play a Key Role in Healthcare Development in China

Capita Healthcare Decisions, in partnership with China's National Health and Development Research Centre (CNHDRC) and the International Decision...


Aug 24, 2016, 08:30 ET WellCare of Kentucky Gives Micro-Grants to Community-Based Organizations that Provide Pregnancy-Related Support Services

 Recognizing that community organizations creating the social safety net are critical to achieving positive outcomes for vulnerable...


Aug 24, 2016, 08:30 ET Para o Grupo Nunes & Grossi a sustentabilidade de Planos de Saúde corporativos depende de inúmeras variáveis

Com clientes de vários portes, o Grupo Nunes & Grossi, especializado em seguros, tem encarado alguns desafios. Um percentual...


Aug 24, 2016, 08:00 ET Former Anthem Blue Cross President, Mark Morgan Joins Limelight Health's Board of Directors

 Limelight Health, provider of enterprise technology for the employee benefits industry, announced today that Mark Morgan,...


Aug 24, 2016, 07:20 ET 14th Annual Bankers Life Forget Me Not Days Raises More Than $450,000 for Alzheimer's Association

Bankers Life, a national life and health insurance brand that focuses on the insurance needs of Americans who are near or in retirement, has raised...


Aug 23, 2016, 06:00 ET Eye Health Index Reveals Top 10 Most and Least Eye-Healthy Cities in United States

Today, VSP® Vision Care, the largest not-for-profit vision benefits provider in the United States with 77 million members, released its Eye...


Aug 19, 2016, 16:21 ET WellCare Gives $10,000 to the American Red Cross to Support Flood Relief Efforts in Louisiana

 WellCare Health Plans, Inc. (NYSE: WCG) today announced that the WellCare Community Foundation is donating $10,000 to the American...


Aug 19, 2016, 07:35 ET Inc. Magazine Unveils 35th Annual List of America's Fastest-Growing Private Companies - the Inc. 5000

 Inc. magazine today ranked Wonderbox Technologies, an agile, innovative software firm that is part of the SKYGEN USA family of benefit...


Aug 18, 2016, 16:04 ET BridgeHealth Is Recognized As One Of The Country's Fastest Growing Companies

 BridgeHealth is pleased to announce that it has earned a coveted spot on the prestigious Inc. 5000 list as one of the fastest growing private...


Aug 18, 2016, 09:01 ET EHE International Certifies ExecuCare of Liberty Hospital, Kansas City, MO as its newest partner

 EHE International, a nationally recognized leader in preventive medicine and annual physical exams, today announced that ExecuCare of Liberty...


Aug 18, 2016, 08:00 ET U.S. Medical Management, and its Affiliate Visiting Physicians Association, Improve Health and Reduce Costs for the Frail Elderly under the CMS Independence at Home Demonstration - for Second Year

 The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) announced that in the second year of the five-year Independence at Home (IAH)...


Aug 18, 2016, 08:00 ET Centene Corporation To Present At Wells Fargo 2016 Healthcare Conference

 Centene Corporation (NYSE: CNC) announced today it will present at the Wells Fargo 2016 Healthcare Conference, to be held September 7-8, 2016,...


Aug 17, 2016, 13:47 ET HealthEquity's HSA Learning Site Educates Americans

HealthEquity, Inc. (NASDAQ: HQY), a leading health savings account (HSA) administrator, has created a new website www.healthequity.com/HSAlearn,...


Aug 17, 2016, 10:18 ET Alternatives To Federal Long Term Care Insurance Policy Rate Increases Worth Considering Report Experts

 Many of the 274,000 Federal employees who participate in the Federal long-term care insurance program are facing rate increases of up to 126...


Aug 17, 2016, 09:30 ET Combined Insurance Named to U.S. Veterans Magazine's Best of the Best List of Top Veteran-Friendly Employers

 U.S. Veterans Magazine (USVM) has selected Combined Insurance, a leading provider of individual supplemental accident, disability, health and...


Aug 17, 2016, 08:30 ET Blue Cross Blue Shield Illinois to Cover Trovera™ Liquid Biopsy Tests

 Trovagene, Inc. (NASDAQ: TROV), a developer of circulating tumor DNA (ctDNA) molecular diagnostics, announced today that it has signed an...