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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Jan 08, 2021, 18:07 ET Patient Groups Strongly Oppose Medicaid Block Grant Approval

21 patient and consumer groups issued the following statement regarding the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) approval of Tennessee's...


Jan 08, 2021, 10:00 ET Hospital PMI? at 62.6%; December 2020 Hospital ISM? Report On Business?

Economic activity in the hospital subsector grew in December for the seventh consecutive month, say the nation's hospital supply executives in the...


Jan 07, 2021, 21:03 ET Employer Direct Healthcare Announces New Partnership With Jadex Inc.

Employer Direct Healthcare is excited to announce its new partnership with Jadex Inc. On January 1, 2021 Jadex began offering Employer Direct...


Jan 07, 2021, 16:41 ET Carrum Health Raises $40 Million to Transform Healthcare Delivery and Lower Costs through First-of-Its-Kind Digital Marketplace

Carrum Health, the first digital health company connecting employers and employees to Centers of Excellence (COEs) through a technology-powered...


Jan 07, 2021, 15:30 ET New Analysis Finds Significant Financial Benefits Locked in Long-Term Care Insurance Policies Sold Fifteen to Twenty-Five Years Ago

ATI Advisory, a research and advisory services firm working to transform the delivery of healthcare and aging services for older adults, and...


Jan 07, 2021, 14:23 ET Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts CEO Andrew Dreyfus Shares Letter on Violence at U.S. Capitol

Andrew Dreyfus, president & CEO of Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts, shared the following message today with the company's 3,800 employees:...


Jan 07, 2021, 10:00 ET Services PMI? at 57.2%; December 2020 Services ISM? Report On Business?

Economic activity in the services sector grew in December for the seventh month in a row, say the nation's purchasing and supply executives in the...


Jan 07, 2021, 09:05 ET Built In Honors Cedar in Its Esteemed 2021 Best Places to Work Award

Built In today announced that Cedar was honored in its 2021 Best Places To Work Awards. Specifically, Cedar earned a place on New York City Best...


Jan 07, 2021, 08:01 ET Kinderhook Invests $105 Million in AbsoluteCARE, a Leading Value-Based Primary Care Provider

Kinderhook Industries, LLC ("Kinderhook") announced today an investment of $105 million in AbsoluteCARE ("AbsoluteCARE" or the "Company")....


Jan 06, 2021, 16:15 ET Cigna Institutes Quarterly Cash Dividend and Declares First Quarterly Dividend; Announces Investor Day on March 8, 2021

Global health services company Cigna Corporation (NYSE: CI) today announced that its Board of Directors has instituted a quarterly cash dividend and...


Jan 06, 2021, 15:24 ET Support Available to Customers in Early Stages of EVV Mandate Going into Effect

The EVV Mandate under the 21st Century Cures Act, officially in effect as of the first of the year, brings an increased need for support from users...


Jan 06, 2021, 11:00 ET Dr. Myechia Minter-Jordan Joins Blue Shield of California's Board of Directors

Blue Shield of California today announced Myechia Minter-Jordan, M.D., MBA, has joined its board of directors, making the governing body of the...


Jan 06, 2021, 11:00 ET La Dra. Myechia Minter-Jordan se incorpora a la junta directiva de Blue Shield of California

Blue Shield of California anunció hoy que la Dra. Myechia Minter-Jordan, M.D., MBA, se ha incorporado a su junta directiva. Como resultado de este...


Jan 06, 2021, 10:00 ET Monteris Medical Announces Health Care Service Corporation Policy Coverage for its NeuroBlate? System Laser Interstitial Thermotherapy for Brain Tumors and Epilepsy

Monteris Medical, the leader in MRI-guided laser interstitial thermotherapy (LITT or laser ablation), announced today that health insurance provider...


Jan 06, 2021, 08:16 ET Breeze Adds Critical Illness Insurance to Digital Platform, Growing Partnership with Assurity Life

Breeze, an Omaha-based insurtech company, announces the launch of a critical illness insurance product now available to consumers on its digital...


Jan 06, 2021, 08:00 ET HealthLynked expands Women's Healthcare Services with the Addition of New Providers, Updates to its Oohvie App and Announces Plans to Launch Telemedicine Services

HealthLynked Corp. (OTCQB: HLYK), a global healthcare network focused on care management of its members and a provider of healthcare technologies...


Jan 06, 2021, 07:30 ET Cigna Adds Iora Health to Growing Medicare Advantage Network

Cigna Corporation, a global health service company, has added Iora Health, an innovative primary care provider group, to its rapidly expanding...


Jan 06, 2021, 06:30 ET Génération Fights Against Fraud and Simplifies Health Management with Shift Technology

Shift Technology, a provider of AI-native fraud detection and claims automation solutions for the global insurance industry, today announced that...


Jan 05, 2021, 19:57 ET U.S. Court of Appeals Considers Expert Witness Michael F Arrigo's Opinions in Fraud Case, Vacates and Remands Lower Court's Ruling

Medicare fraud damages expert Michael F. Arrigo, of No World Borders, served as an expert in a Medicare fraud case, assisting a Defendant-Appellant...


Jan 05, 2021, 13:00 ET Inland Empire Health Plan Placed in 99th Percentile for Provider Satisfaction

Inland Empire Health Plan's (IEHP) Providers shared their experience with the health plan in this year's Provider Satisfaction Survey, issuing the...


Jan 05, 2021, 11:04 ET Insure.com Survey Finds Most People Don't Think High Deductible Health Plans Save Money

High deductible health plans (HDHPs), which have lower premiums but higher deductibles and out-of-pocket costs, aren't saving members as much money...


Jan 05, 2021, 10:45 ET HealthWorksAI announces the release of ProductIntel? - AI/ML platform for Medicare Advantage bid design and Product Lifecycle Management.

Leading healthcare analytics organization HealthWorksAI releases ProductIntel, a solution inspired by the evolving role of Product Managers (PM) as...


Jan 05, 2021, 08:38 ET Odie Pet Insurance Seeks to Expedite its Growth in the Trending Pet Insurance Market

Odie Pet Insurance, one of the newest pet insurance companies on the market, is raising an investment round to fund its growth strategy and to...


Jan 05, 2021, 08:00 ET HealthMine Expands Partnership with Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Kansas City

HealthMine, a technology-enabled member engagement and rewards company, today announced an expanded partnership with Blue Cross and Blue Shield of...


Jan 04, 2021, 16:35 ET Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts Expedites Access to Care for Members Affected by Winter Storm in Oklahoma

In response to a significant winter storm, the governor of Oklahoma has declared a state of emergency for thirty-nine counties in the state. Blue...