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  • Lori Simons took the bright orange pill at 3 a.m. Eight hours later, doctors sliced into her brain, looking for signs that the drug was working. With special permission from the Food and Drug Administration and multiple drug companies, an Arizona hospital is testing medicines very early in development and never tried on brain tumors before.

  • Final Glance: Managed Care companies Thursday, 22 Jan 2015 | 6:05 PM ET

    Cigna Corp. rose $2.05 or 1.9 percent, to $112.18. Humana Inc. rose$. 37 or. 2 percent, to $153.65. UnitedHealth Group rose $4.53 or 4.1 percent, to $113.85.

  • Midday Glance: Managed Care companies Thursday, 22 Jan 2015 | 1:29 PM ET

    Cigna Corp. rose $1.10 or 1.0 percent, to $111.23. Humana Inc. fell $1.30 or. 8 percent, to $151.98. UnitedHealth Group rose $2.14 or 2.0 percent, to $111.46.

  • Lori Simons took the bright orange pill at 3 a.m. Eight hours later, doctors sliced into her brain, looking for signs that the drug was working. With special permission from the Food and Drug Administration and multiple drug companies, an Arizona hospital is testing medicines very early in development and never tried on brain tumors before.

  • Early Glance: Managed Care companies Thursday, 22 Jan 2015 | 12:09 PM ET

    Cigna Corp. rose$. 44 or. 4 percent, to $110.57. Humana Inc. fell$. 98 or. 6 percent, to $152.30. UnitedHealth Group rose $1.54 or 1.4 percent, to $110.86.

  • Final Glance: Managed Care companies Wednesday, 21 Jan 2015 | 6:01 PM ET

    Cigna Corp. rose $1.67 or 1.5 percent, to $110.13. Humana Inc. rose $4.31 or 2.9 percent, to $153.28. UnitedHealth Group rose $3.70 or 3.5 percent, to $109.32.

  • Midday Glance: Managed Care companies Wednesday, 21 Jan 2015 | 1:22 PM ET

    Cigna Corp. rose $1.31 or 1.2 percent, to $109.77. Humana Inc. rose $4.06 or 2.7 percent, to $153.03. UnitedHealth Group rose $3.02 or 2.9 percent, to $108.64.

  • Early Glance: Managed Care companies Wednesday, 21 Jan 2015 | 10:45 AM ET

    Cigna Corp. rose $1.33 or 1.2 percent, to $109.79. Humana Inc. rose $3.12 or 2.1 percent, to $152.09. UnitedHealth Group rose $2.95 or 2.8 percent, to $108.57.

  • Jan 21- UnitedHealth Group Inc, the largest U.S. health insurer, on Wednesday reported a better-than-expected fourth-quarter profit as it added new customers in government-paid plans and its Optum pharmacy management business hit record revenue. "We believe these results offer a solid finish to a year of transition," BMO Capital Markets analyst Jennifer...

  • Final Glance: Managed Care companies Tuesday, 20 Jan 2015 | 6:36 PM ET

    Cigna Corp. rose$. 57 or. 5 percent, to $108.46. Humana Inc. fell$. 97 or. 6 percent, to $148.97. UnitedHealth Group fell$. 15 or. 1 percent, to $105.62.

  • Midday Glance: Managed Care companies Tuesday, 20 Jan 2015 | 1:33 PM ET

    Cigna Corp. rose$. 28 or. 3 percent, to $108.17. Humana Inc. fell $1.29 or. 9 percent, to $148.65. UnitedHealth Group fell$. 33 or. 3 percent, to $105.44.

  • Early Glance: Managed Care companies Tuesday, 20 Jan 2015 | 10:33 AM ET

    Cigna Corp. rose$. 13 or. 1 percent, to $108.02. Humana Inc. fell $1.52 or 1.0 percent, to $148.42. UnitedHealth Group fell$. 99 or. 9 percent, to $104.78.

  • Months after he landed in Florida's Manatee County Jail, Jovon Frazier's pleas for treatment of the intense pain that radiated from his left shoulder to his elbow were met mostly with Tylenol. Frazier, then 18, wrote the second time he asked for care, in August 2009. That company, Corizon Health Inc., is under growing pressure around the country after losing five...

  • The cost of halting a pandemic? $344 billion: Study Saturday, 17 Jan 2015 | 12:15 PM ET
    A custodial worker wears a mask and eye protection to guard against the Ebola virus as he prepares to clean Ruth Cherry Intermediate School in Dallas.

    How much would it cost world governments to insulate their economies from global pandemics. Would you believe nearly $344 billion?

  • Final Glance: Managed Care companies Friday, 16 Jan 2015 | 6:19 PM ET

    Cigna Corp. rose $1.03 or 1.0 percent, to $107.89. Humana Inc. rose $2.02 or 1.4 percent, to $149.94. UnitedHealth Group rose $1.31 or 1.3 percent, to $105.77.

  • Midday Glance: Managed Care companies Friday, 16 Jan 2015 | 1:19 PM ET

    Cigna Corp. rose$. 21 or. 2 percent, to $107.07. Humana Inc. rose $1.15 or. 8 percent, to $149.07. UnitedHealth Group rose$. 39 or. 4 percent, to $104.85.

  • Early Glance: Managed Care companies Friday, 16 Jan 2015 | 10:13 AM ET

    Cigna Corp. fell$. 24 or. 2 percent, to $106.62. Humana Inc. fell$. 35 or. 2 percent, to $147.57. UnitedHealth Group fell$. 54 or. 5 percent, to $103.92.

  • CLEARFIELD, Pa.— A central Pennsylvania hospital is cutting 30 jobs, not filling 11 others and reducing hours for 50 other workers. About 65 percent of the hospital's revenue comes from Medicare and Medicaid. The 96- bed hospital about 100 miles northeast of Pittsburgh opened in 1901, and is part of the Penn Highlands Healthcare network.

  • Final Glance: Managed Care companies Thursday, 15 Jan 2015 | 6:08 PM ET

    Cigna Corp. fell$. 58 or. 5 percent, to $106.86. Humana Inc. rose$. 37 or. 3 percent, to $147.92. UnitedHealth Group rose $1.13 or 1.1 percent, to $104.46.

  • Midday Glance: Managed Care companies Thursday, 15 Jan 2015 | 1:59 PM ET

    Cigna Corp. fell$. 56 or. 5 percent, to $106.88. Humana Inc. rose$. 96 or. 7 percent, to $148.51. UnitedHealth Group rose$. 61 or. 6 percent, to $103.94.