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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13:18 ET Paylogix Walks in Solidarity in Honor of Breast Cancer Patients

Paylogix participated as a team in the 25th Annual Making Strides Against Breast Cancer Walk in Jones Beach on October 21st. They joined the effort...


07:02 ET As CMS Promotes Telehealth, Survey Reveals Medicare Beneficiaries May Need Better Understanding/Awareness of Telehealth: HealthMine Survey

Remarks by Seema Verma on October 15th noted that "Under a proposed rule released just a few weeks ago, in 2020, Medicare Advantage enrollees will...


Nov 20, 2018, 15:46 ET Kaiser Permanente Announces New Gig Harbor Location

Patients will soon have more choices for convenient, connected care as Kaiser Permanente today revealed the upcoming opening of its newest location....


Nov 20, 2018, 12:57 ET California Chronic Care Coalition Launches 'Choose Smart California' Campaign Encouraging Californians to Be Smart Consumers When Selecting Health Plans

As part of its My Patient Rights program, the California Chronic Care Coalition (CCCC) is launching the Choose Smart California campaign. This effort ...


Nov 20, 2018, 12:47 ET With More Options Than Ever, Florida Seniors Still Express Similar Frustrations About Their Medicare Advantage Plans

With the average senior able to shop among 24 Medicare Advantage plans in the current open enrollment period that closes on December 7, a recent...


Nov 20, 2018, 12:41 ET Millennial Health Insurance Sales On The Upswing

The Open Enrollment Period has been upon us for over two weeks, and the Trump administration recently reported that demand is down about 20% on...


Nov 20, 2018, 11:30 ET Innovaccer Launches InConnect, the Revolutionary Patient Engagement Solution Built on Top of the Leading Healthcare Data Platform - Powered by Artificial Intelligence

Healthcare is rapidly transforming into a patient-centered system with patients demanding greater control over their care. As performance related to...


Nov 20, 2018, 11:09 ET Diabetes patients with high deductible health plans experience delays in seeking care

Research from the Department of Population Medicine finds that a population of people with diabetes who were switched to high-deductible health plans ...


Nov 20, 2018, 09:00 ET Softheon Decision Support in Colorado Brings Consumers an Enhanced Enrollment Experience

Connect for Health Colorado®, the state's health insurance exchange, today announced it has partnered with Softheon, a national leader in cloud-based ...


Nov 20, 2018, 09:00 ET Act Now for Medicare's annual enrollment period

Only a few weeks remain in Medicare's annual enrollment period, which began Oct. 15 and ends Dec. 7. This enrollment period is the primary...


Nov 20, 2018, 08:45 ET Perspecta Wins $89.5 Million Task Order from the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services for Maintenance of the Medicare Part B Claims Processing System

Perspecta Inc. (NYSE: PRSP), a leading U.S. government services provider, announced today that it has been awarded a five-year task order on the...


Nov 20, 2018, 08:32 ET ZeroPEPM™ with Common Census Welcomes AdminaHealth

Common Census of Westbrook, ME announces the expansion of our ZeroPEPM™ portfolio with the addition of AdminaHealth. "Billing is always a vital...


Nov 20, 2018, 08:00 ET Triple-S Management Corporation to Participate in the 30th Annual Piper Jaffray Healthcare Conference

Triple-S Management Corporation (NYSE: GTS) today announced that its President and Chief Executive Officer Roberto García-Rodríguez, and its EVP and...


Nov 20, 2018, 06:55 ET Delta Dental Community Care Foundation Awards $60,000 Grant to Iberia Comprehensive Community Health Center

The Delta Dental Community Care Foundation announced today that it awarded Iberia Comprehensive Community Health Center a $60,000 grant to help...


Nov 19, 2018, 13:36 ET Selecting a Plan During Medicare Open Enrollment

(Family Features) Medicare's annual Open Enrollment period started on Oct. 15 and ends on Dec. 7, meaning this is the time for you to review your...


Nov 19, 2018, 12:32 ET Symbility Announces Receipt of Interim Court Order, Special Meeting of Securityholders and Filing of Management Proxy Circular for Proposed Acquisition by CoreLogic

TORONTO, Nov. 19, 2018 /PRNewswire/ - Symbility Solutions Inc. ("Symbility" or the "Company"), (TSXV: SY), a global software company focused on...


Nov 19, 2018, 10:57 ET Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts Expands Medicare Network to Include Iora Health

Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts (Blue Cross) announced today an expansion of its Medicare provider network to include Iora Health. Iora...


Nov 19, 2018, 09:00 ET Time is running out in Medicare's annual enrollment period

Only a few weeks remain in Medicare's annual enrollment period, which began Oct. 15 and ends Dec. 7. This enrollment period is the primary...


Nov 19, 2018, 05:00 ET FSA Administration Company, Clarity Benefit Solutions, Offers Tips for Helping Employers Choose Between HSA and FSA Plans

FSA administration company, Clarity Benefit Solutions, offers tips for helping employers choose between HSA and FSA plans. Health Savings Accounts...


Nov 16, 2018, 16:20 ET Softheon Ranked 23rd Fastest Growing Company in North America on Deloitte's 2018 Technology Fast 500™

Softheon, a leader in cloud-based health insurance exchange integration and services, today announced it ranked 23rd on Deloitte's Technology Fast...


Nov 16, 2018, 16:10 ET Torchmark Corporation Declares Dividend

Torchmark Corporation (NYSE: TMK) announced that its Board of Directors has declared a quarterly dividend of $.16 per share on all of the outstanding ...


Nov 16, 2018, 00:01 ET Preventable Hospital Readmissions Cut by More Than 25 Percent Under Innovative Contract Between University of Pennsylvania Health System and Independence Blue Cross

After the first year of an innovative, five-year contract between the University of Pennsylvania Health System (UPHS) and Independence Blue Cross...


Nov 15, 2018, 17:33 ET Guardian Announces Record $978 Million Dividend Payment to Policyholders

The Guardian Life Insurance Company of America (Guardian®), a leading national provider of life and disability insurance, employee benefits, and...


Nov 15, 2018, 15:29 ET Blue Cross Blue Shield Association Praises FDA Action on Youth E-cigarette Use

The Blue Cross Blue Shield Association (BCBSA) today praised the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for beginning to take action to stem the growing...


Nov 15, 2018, 14:16 ET Ancillary Insurance Carrier Renaissance Expands Sales Management Team

Ancillary insurance carrier Renaissance Life & Health Insurance Company of America is expanding its sales management team with the addition of group...