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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Aug 16, 2017, 13:00 ET Chubb Names Liz Daly North American House Counsel Manager

Chubb has named Liz Daly Senior Vice President and House Counsel Manager for its North America Claims Organization. In her new role, she will...


Aug 16, 2017, 11:25 ET Fairway RRG Joins AMS RRG

Through a deal structured between Fairway Physicians Insurance Company, RRG (Fairway) and Applied Medico-legal Solutions Risk Retention Group, Inc....


Aug 16, 2017, 09:00 ET Healthtech Trailblazer, Impact Health, Now Operating as JOANY

Impact Health, a venture-backed startup leveraging big data, machine learning, predictive modeling and premium customer care to personalize...


Aug 15, 2017, 18:01 ET MHS Announces Anticipated Participation on 2018 Health Insurance Marketplace in Indiana

Managed Health Services (MHS) announced today its commitment to continue offering its Health Insurance Marketplace product, Ambetter, in Indiana...


Aug 15, 2017, 14:52 ET Softheon Named a Sample Vendor in 2017 Gartner Hype Cycle for U.S. Healthcare Payers

Softheon, Inc., a leader in cloud-based health insurance exchange integration and remediation, today announced its inclusion in the Gartner Hype...


Aug 15, 2017, 13:50 ET SilverSummit Healthplan Announces Anticipated Participation Statewide on 2018 Health Insurance Marketplace in Nevada

SilverSummit Healthplan announced today that it plans to launch its Health Insurance Marketplace product, Ambetter, in Nevada for 2018....


Aug 15, 2017, 13:00 ET HCA Healthcare Gulf Coast Division Joins Community Health Choice Marketplace Provider Network

Effective August 15, 2017, all HCA Healthcare Gulf Coast Division hospitals and facilities in Houston will be in Community Health Choice's Health...


Aug 15, 2017, 12:36 ET Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts Announces Second Quarter 2017 Financial Results

Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts (Blue Cross), Inc. and Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts HMO Blue, Inc. announced second quarter 2017...


Aug 15, 2017, 11:00 ET Milliman report on U.S. organ and tissue transplants finds slight rise in average annual cost, survival rate overall

Milliman, Inc., a premier global consulting and actuarial firm, today released the 2017 edition of its triennial report on the estimated costs of...


Aug 15, 2017, 10:30 ET Symbility announces contract extension with Rainbow Germany

TORONTO, Aug. 15, 2017 /PRNewswire/ - Symbility Solutions Inc. ("Symbility" or the "Company") (TSX.V: SY), a global software company focused on...


Aug 15, 2017, 08:35 ET Leading Bleeding Disorders Advocacy Organizations File Hemophilia Discrimination Complaint Against Wellmark Blue Cross and Blue Shield

The National Hemophilia Foundation (NHF), Hemophilia Federation of America (HFA), and Hemophilia of Iowa (HOI) filed a complaint today with the...


Aug 15, 2017, 08:00 ET HealthWell Foundation Opens Fund to Assist Medicare Patients with Acute Myeloid Leukemia

The HealthWell Foundation®, an independent non-profit that provides a financial lifeline for inadequately insured Americans, has launched a new...


Aug 15, 2017, 07:43 ET Analytics Solutions Maturing in Support of Providers' Need to Address Diverse Payment Models

Chilmark Research's latest report, the 2017 Healthcare Analytics Market Trends Report, reveals that analytics vendor solutions have matured but...


Aug 14, 2017, 17:00 ET Chubb Announces Consent Solicitation for Holders of Chubb INA Holdings Inc.'s 6.8% Debentures due 2031

Chubb Limited (NYSE: CB) today announced that its U.S.-based subsidiary Chubb INA Holdings Inc. (the "Issuer") has commenced a consent solicitation...


Aug 14, 2017, 14:23 ET Decision Resources Group Rates Advancement of Influential IDNs

Leading provider of healthcare research and analytics, Decision Resources Group (DRG), has introduced a new methodology for analyzing and...


Aug 14, 2017, 07:00 ET Longevity Alert: As America Ages, Long-Term Care Costs Could Overwhelm Most Families, ACSIA Partners Says

The number of Americans age 65 and older is on track to double -- from 46 million now to over 98 million in 2060, when today's 20-somethings will...


Aug 10, 2017, 15:43 ET CareSource and Fifth Third Bank Partner to Promote Health and Financial Wellness

Wellness and financial health often go hand in hand. That's why CareSource and Fifth Third Bank are working together to improve the physical and...


Aug 10, 2017, 08:00 ET Projected Growth in Medicare Advantage Market Creates Untapped Opportunities for Insurers, J.D. Power Finds

Despite rapid-fire growth that has resulted in upwards of 33% of all Medicare beneficiaries now being enrolled in Medicare Advantage plans, few...


Aug 10, 2017, 08:00 ET Financial Assistance Now Available to Medicare Patients through HealthWell Foundation's Colorectal Carcinoma Fund

The HealthWell Foundation®, an independent non-profit that provides a financial lifeline for inadequately insured Americans, has opened a...


Aug 09, 2017, 12:34 ET Avella Launches New e-Commerce Platform for Ophthalmology Providers

Avella just announced that it has launched a new e-commerce platform designed to streamline ordering compounded preparations. This easy-to-use,...


Aug 09, 2017, 11:13 ET Ping An Launches Special Initiatives to Support Jiuzhaigou Earthquake Disaster Zone

Ping An Insurance (Group) Company of China, Ltd. (hereafter "Ping An" or the "Group", HKEx: 2318; SSE: 601318) announced that its Insurance (Life,...


Aug 09, 2017, 11:06 ET ACB Commends Congress on Introduction of H.R. 3457

The American Council of the Blind commends U.S. Representatives Gus Bilirakis (R-FL) and Anna Eshoo (D-CA) on the introduction of H.R. 3457, which...


Aug 09, 2017, 10:00 ET ISMIE Expands to Pennsylvania

Today, ISMIE Mutual Insurance Company and ISMIE Indemnity announced entry into Pennsylvania. The companies will offer occurrence and claims made...


Aug 09, 2017, 09:51 ET Berkshire Medical Center RNs File Unfair Labor Practice Charge Over Hospital's Refusal to Provide Health Insurance Data Necessary for Negotiations

The registered nurses of Berkshire Medical Center, represented by the Massachusetts Nurses Association, have filed an unfair labor practice charge...


Aug 09, 2017, 09:03 ET KEPRO to Provide Additional Call Center Services to TennCare

KEPRO announced today that the Division of TennCare, the state of Tennessee's Medicaid program, has awarded the contract for the management of its...