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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May 18, 2016, 09:15 ET Vericred Announces Individual and Group Health Plan Formulary Data

 Vericred (www.vericred.com), a healthcare technology startup delivering data solutions to the health insurance industry, has announced the...


May 18, 2016, 09:00 ET meQuilibrium appoints Scott Fillenworth as Executive Vice President, Sales and Business Development

Today, meQuilibrium announced that Scott Fillenworth has been appointed to the role of Executive Vice President, Sales and Business Development. As...


May 18, 2016, 08:30 ET Catasys Expands Rollout of OnTrak-H Solution in Texas with Leading National Health Insurance Provider

 Catasys, Inc. (OTCQB: CATS), a provider of proprietary data, predictive analytics, and modeling based behavioral health management services...


May 17, 2016, 16:50 ET Highmark Files Suit Against Federal Government Alleging Breaches Of Risk Corridor Obligations Under Patient Protection And Affordable Care Act ("ACA")

 Highmark Inc. and certain of its health insurance subsidiaries and affiliates ("Highmark") today filed litigation in the U.S. Court of Federal...


May 17, 2016, 15:00 ET With health care costs rising, critical illness coverage becomes more important than ever

 Those stricken with critical illnesses such as cancer, stroke or heart attack are surviving in greater numbers than ever. But the cost of...


May 17, 2016, 09:00 ET Kaiser Permanente Pledges Bold 2025 Environmental Performance to Benefit People and Planet

 Kaiser Permanente, the nation's largest integrated health system, today announced new and ambitious environmental goals for the year 2025 that...


May 17, 2016, 07:00 ET RxEOB Partners with AmWINS Rx to Provide Mobile Patient Rx Support

 RxEOB, an industry leader in supporting member engagement applications for pharmacy benefit management companies, has partnered with pharmacy...


May 16, 2016, 20:10 ET City of Wilton Manors Urges all Members of the Federal and Florida Governments to Make Transgender-Related Healthcare More Accessible

 On Tuesday, May 10, 2016 the Wilton Manors City Commission unanimously passed Resolution 2016-039. The Resolution, sponsored by Commissioner...


May 16, 2016, 15:35 ET Family Research Council Cautiously Optimistic on SCOTUS Remand in Zubik v. Burwell case

Today, the U.S. Supreme Court, in a unanimous decision, remanded all the cases consolidated in Zubik v. Burwell back to federal appeals courts...


May 16, 2016, 15:01 ET Peach State Health Plan Has Highest Quality Scores Among Medicaid Plans

 Peach State Health Plan, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Centene Corporation, has been recognized by the Georgia Department of Community Health...


May 16, 2016, 11:00 ET Integrated Health Partners Collaborates with Molina Healthcare to Improve Health Services for Safety Net Population in Southern California

 Health Center Partners, a premier consortium of primary care organizations in Southern California, today announced that its subsidiary,...


May 16, 2016, 10:30 ET Conning -- Affordable Care Act Implementation Drives Changes to Health Insurance Markets

The Affordable Care Act implementation has resulted in significant change to the health insurance markets—some of which was expected by...


May 13, 2016, 10:07 ET Missouri Care Presents Karen Traylor-Adolph of Columbia with its CommUnity Hero Award

Missouri Care, Inc., a subsidiary of WellCare Health Plans, Inc. (NYSE: WCG), recognized Karen Traylor-Adolph, a family support specialist in...


May 13, 2016, 07:14 ET Lawsuit Filed Against Anthem Blue Cross Alleges That Blue Cross' Covered California "Narrow Network" Is Unlawful

A lawsuit filed by Theresa Barta on behalf of her clients LA Laser Center and Dr. Daniel Taheri, a skin cancer surgeon, against Anthem Blue...


May 12, 2016, 20:08 ET Declaración de la National Alliance for Hispanic Health sobre la sentencia de la jueza Collyer en House v. Burwell

"El dictamen de hoy de la jueza de la Corte de Distrito de los Estados Unidos Rosemary Collyer significa que a millones de personas se les ha...


May 12, 2016, 17:31 ET Statement of National Alliance for Hispanic Health on Judge Collyer's ruling in House v. Burwell

"Today's ruling by US District Court Judge Rosemary Collyer means that millions have their coverage put at risk," said Dr. Jane L. Delgado,...


May 12, 2016, 13:10 ET Uninsured Rate for Working-Age Adults Decreases in Majority of Counties, Census Bureau Reports

 The estimated uninsured rate for working-age adults (age 18-64) decreased in 72.1 percent of the nation's counties (or 2,262 counties) from...


May 12, 2016, 11:21 ET PlanSource CEO Dayne Williams to Present at William Blair Benefit Technology Conference

PlanSource CEO Dayne Williams will appear on a panel of experts discussing how health insurers can best utilize technology at the William Blair...


May 12, 2016, 09:00 ET Medullan Partners with zakipoint Health to Improve Payer Health Outcomes

 Medullan, a digital health firm that designs and builds powerful solutions that achieve high rates of adoption for payers, providers, life...


May 12, 2016, 08:40 ET 43% Would Share Biometric Data With Health Insurance Company

WearablesResearch.com, a brand of Troubadour Research & Consulting, has just published the overview results from the Q1 wave of its quarterly...


May 12, 2016, 07:00 ET Wound Care Education Institute® (WCEI) Will Train 200 Nurses in Ohio

 Wound Care Education Institute® (WCEI), announced today that they will deliver a comprehensive course in skin and wound management for...


May 12, 2016, 06:00 ET EPIC Adds Senior Communications Consultant Liz Miller in San Francisco

 EPIC Insurance Brokers & Consultants (EPIC), a retail property and casualty insurance brokerage and employee benefits consulting firm,...


May 11, 2016, 14:03 ET Pennsylvania Insurance Commissioner Congratulates Recent College Graduates, Offers Advice on New Health Insurance Needs

 Insurance Commissioner Teresa Miller today congratulated Pennsylvania's recent and soon-to-be college graduates and offered advice as they...


May 11, 2016, 14:02 ET International Medical Group Launches MediGlobal in UAE

 International Medical Group®, Inc. (IMG®), a leader in global benefits and assistance services, is pleased to announce its presence...


May 11, 2016, 09:30 ET Deloitte Report: More Health Exchange Consumers Say They Feel Prepared to Handle Future Costs and Able to Access Affordable Care

Story Highlights: - Affordable Care Act exchange consumers say they are satisfied with their coverage at the same rate as people with...