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, 2018, 20:59 ET 'Ohana Health Plan Donates 12,000 Breathing Masks in Wake of Latest Kilauea Volcano Eruption

'Ohana Health Plan, a WellCare Health Plans, Inc. (NYSE: WCG) company, announced today it has donated 12,000 N95 breathing masks to Hawaii County...


May 18, 2018, 15:08 ET ACR: Provider Non-Compliance to Lung Cancer Screening Guidelines May Be Lethal for Many Patients

Physician ignorance of lung cancer screening guidelines, lack of patient and physician education on the benefits of screening and drastically low...


May 18, 2018, 12:27 ET Combined Insurance Named a 'Best for Vets' Employer by Military Times

Military Times recognized Combined Insurance as a 'Best for Vets' employer for the second consecutive year—a ranking earned through focused efforts...


May 18, 2018, 09:00 ET Nueterra Capital and its affiliates announce Scott C. Palecki as General Counsel

The Chairman of Nueterra Capital would like to announce the hiring of Scott C. Palecki as General Counsel and Ms. Alex Knudson as Legal Project...


May 18, 2018, 09:00 ET MIB Elects a New Chairman, Vice Chairman and Four New Directors to its Board

MIB Group, Inc., the life and health insurance industry's most trusted and secure resource for data-driven, risk management services is pleased to...


May 18, 2018, 07:20 ET Centene Subsidiary Awarded Correctional Healthcare Contract In Tucson, Arizona

Centene Corporation (NYSE: CNC) announced today that the Pima County Arizona Board of Supervisors voted unanimously to award Centurion Detention...


May 18, 2018, 07:00 ET Symbility Solutions Reports Fourth Consecutive Profitable Quarter with Q1 2018 Financial Results

TORONTO, May 18, 2018 /PRNewswire/ - Symbility Solutions Inc. ("Symbility" or the "Company") (TSX.V: SY), a global software company focused on...


May 17, 2018, 17:40 ET Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts Named to Forbes' Best Employer List

Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts has been named one of the nation's 500 best employers among mid-sized companies by Forbes. Mid-sized...


May 17, 2018, 12:01 ET Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Texas Opens 2018 Healthy Kids, Healthy Families® Grant Cycle

Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Texas (BCBSTX) has begun considering proposals for 2018 Healthy Kids, Healthy Families® grants – seeking partnerships...


May 17, 2018, 11:40 ET Michigan Chamber Applauds Senate Passage Of Legislation To Repeal And Replace Health Insurance Tax On Employers, Individuals

Michigan Chamber Vice President of Business Advocacy Wendy Block issued the following statement today in response to the State Senate's passage of...


May 17, 2018, 11:17 ET Hospital Emergency Preparedness Best Practices Detailed In New Liberty Mutual Whitepaper

To help hospitals – and the brokers who support them – better protect patients, staff and the broader community, Liberty Mutual has posted the...


May 17, 2018, 10:31 ET Chubb E-Book Examines Top Risks Facing U.S. Private Companies

Chubb has developed a new e-book, "Top Risks for Private Companies in the U.S.," which explores the numerous potential liability exposures facing...


May 17, 2018, 08:15 ET CNA Appoints Bruce Dmytrow to Senior Vice President, Healthcare

CHICAGO, May 17, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- CNA today announced the appointment of Bruce Dmytrow to Senior Vice President, Healthcare. In this role,...


May 17, 2018, 08:07 ET Aflac Delivers Contemporary Solutions to Improve Care for Today's Cancer Patients

Aflac, the leader in voluntary insurance sales at the worksite in the United States and cancer insurance pioneer, reaffirms its long-standing...


May 17, 2018, 08:00 ET SCAN Awards Third Community Giving Grant to the Institute on Aging

SCAN, a leading senior-focused organization with the mission of keeping seniors healthy and independent, announced it has provided its third grant...


May 17, 2018, 06:00 ET Apollo Medical Holdings To Present At The 2018 UBS Global Healthcare Conference

Apollo Medical Holdings, Inc. ("ApolloMed" or "the Company") (NASDAQ: AMEH), an integrated population health management company, today announced...


May 17, 2018, 05:37 ET Sharing Negotiated Discounts at the Pharmacy Counter Could Save Seniors with Diabetes More Than $350 Annually

Sharing a portion of negotiated rebates at the pharmacy counter could save seniors in Medicare with diabetes more than $350 annually, according to...


May 16, 2018, 19:22 ET VA Mission Act 'Imperils' the Future of Veterans' Health Care

Today, the U.S. House of Representatives passed S. 2372 – the VA Mission Act – opening the door to the privatization of the country's largest...


May 16, 2018, 13:04 ET Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Minnesota Releases 2017 Community Report

Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Minnesota (Blue Cross) continues to be committed to the mission of making a healthy difference in people's lives by...


May 16, 2018, 12:22 ET HealthMine Releases Medicare Advantage Plan Bid Incentives Checklist

As Medicare Advantage plans prepare to file their plan bid for 2019 on or before June 4, HealthMine has created a starter checklist for member...


May 16, 2018, 10:30 ET Affordable, Unlimited Direct Primary Care Will Simplify How Manhattan Utilizes Healthcare

Healthcare2U's No-Claims Healthcare™ is now available in Manhattan. Brokers and employers interested in cost-containment healthcare strategies now...


May 16, 2018, 09:15 ET Two Prime Therapeutics Programs Associated with Improved Adherence for Medicare Members Using Cholesterol, Diabetes and Hypertension Drugs

Prime Therapeutics LLC (Prime), a pharmacy benefit manager serving more than 27 million members nationwide, found lowering a member's cost share...


May 16, 2018, 09:00 ET Doctor.com survey reveals that nearly 2 out of 3 patients will choose a provider because of a strong online presence

Doctor.com, the leading customer experience platform purpose-built for the healthcare industry, released survey findings that provide a new...


May 16, 2018, 08:00 ET Centene To Present At Barclays High Yield Bond & Syndicated Loan Conference

Centene Corporation (NYSE: CNC) announced today it will present at the Barclays High Yield Bond & Syndicated Loan Conference, to be held May...


May 16, 2018, 00:45 ET Beam Dental Raises $22.5 million Series C Led by Kleiner Perkins to Reimagine Dental Insurance for Small and Medium-Sized Businesses

Beam Dental, a next generation provider of dental insurance for small and medium-sized businesses, today announced it has raised $22.5 million in...