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  • Quake overwhelms Nepal's weak healthcare system Sunday, 26 Apr 2015 | 12:30 PM ET

    KATHMANDU, April 26- A massive earthquake in Nepal has exposed the woeful state of its medical facilities as hospitals struggle to treat vast numbers of injured with limited supplies and staff. The situation is worsening a humanitarian crisis triggered by Nepal's worst earthquake in 81 years. So far many of the seriously injured in Kathmandu were being...

  • *Fatalities in India, China and Bangladesh. KATHMANDU, April 26- Overwhelmed doctors moved hundreds of patients onto the streets of Nepal's capital on Sunday when aftershocks rattled hospitals and buildings already damaged by an earthquake that killed more than 2,400 people and devastated Kathmandu valley. Outside the National Trauma Centre in Kathmandu,...

  • Final Glance: Managed Care companies Friday, 24 Apr 2015 | 8:08 PM ET

    Cigna Corp. rose$. 09 or. 1 percent, to $130.66. Humana Inc. rose$. 44 or. 2 percent, to $182.35. UnitedHealth Group rose$. 43 or. 4 percent, to $118.69.

  • Midday Glance: Managed Care companies Friday, 24 Apr 2015 | 1:36 PM ET

    Cigna Corp. rose$. 11 or. 1 percent, to $130.68. Humana Inc. fell$. 20 or. 1 percent, to $181.72. UnitedHealth Group rose$. 39 or. 3 percent, to $118.65.

  • Early Glance: Managed Care companies Friday, 24 Apr 2015 | 10:55 AM ET

    Cigna Corp. fell$. 09 or. 1 percent, to $130.48. Humana Inc. rose$. 19 or. 1 percent, to $182.10. UnitedHealth Group rose$. 21 or. 2 percent, to $118.47.

  • Final Glance: Managed Care companies Thursday, 23 Apr 2015 | 6:05 PM ET

    Cigna Corp. rose$. 32 or. 2 percent, to $130.57. Humana Inc. rose $1.90 or 1.1 percent, to $181.91. UnitedHealth Group rose$. 45 or. 4 percent, to $118.26.

  • Midday Glance: Managed Care companies Thursday, 23 Apr 2015 | 1:24 PM ET

    Cigna Corp. rose$. 74 or. 6 percent, to $130.99. Humana Inc. rose $1.28 or. 7 percent, to $181.29. UnitedHealth Group rose$. 43 or. 4 percent, to $118.24.

  • Early Glance: Managed Care companies Thursday, 23 Apr 2015 | 11:02 AM ET

    Cigna Corp. rose$. 01 or percent, to $130.26. Humana Inc. fell $1.02 or. 6 percent, to $178.99. UnitedHealth Group fell$. 39 or. 3 percent, to $117.43.

  • TOPEKA, Kan.— Hospitals in Kansas would pay higher fees and the state would capture projected savings from three companies managing its Medicaid proposals under new budget-balancing proposals that Republican Gov. About half of the expected budget savings— nearly $33 million— would come from reducing the state's projected spending for Medicaid, which...

  • Final Glance: Managed Care companies Wednesday, 22 Apr 2015 | 6:13 PM ET

    Cigna Corp. fell$. 45 or. 3 percent, to $130.25. Humana Inc. fell$. 12 or. 1 percent, to $180.01. UnitedHealth Group fell $1.47 or 1.2 percent, to $117.81.

  • Midday Glance: Managed Care companies Wednesday, 22 Apr 2015 | 1:39 PM ET

    Cigna Corp. fell$. 68 or. 5 percent, to $130.02. Humana Inc. fell$. 78 or. 4 percent, to $179.35. UnitedHealth Group fell $1.45 or 1.2 percent, to $117.83.

  • German lab group Synlab hoping for industry consolidation Wednesday, 22 Apr 2015 | 11:44 AM ET

    The 4.5 billion euro German laboratory market-- with the most standardised products being blood and urine tests-- offers relatively low prices compared with elsewhere in Europe, but suppliers in Germany are also more consolidated and more cost-efficient. But Wimmer said that compared to the United States, there was much potential for companies to become more...

  • Early Glance: Managed Care companies Wednesday, 22 Apr 2015 | 10:25 AM ET

    Cigna Corp. fell$. 09 or. 1 percent, to $130.61. Humana Inc. fell$. 15 or. 1 percent, to $179.98. UnitedHealth Group rose$. 17 or. 1 percent, to $119.45.

  • Final Glance: Managed Care companies Tuesday, 21 Apr 2015 | 6:03 PM ET

    Cigna Corp. rose$. 43 or. 3 percent, to $130.70. Humana Inc. rose $1.43 or. 8 percent, to $180.13. UnitedHealth Group rose$. 70 or. 6 percent, to $119.28.

  • HAVANA, April 21- A U.S. cancer research center and a software company reached agreements with Cuban partners during a two-day trade mission to Cuba led by New York Governor Andrew Cuomo in the first trip of its kind since the rapprochement between the longtime adversaries. The Roswell Park Cancer Center of Buffalo, New York, on Tuesday signed an agreement with...

  • Midday Glance: Managed Care companies Tuesday, 21 Apr 2015 | 1:45 PM ET

    Cigna Corp. rose$. 31 or. 2 percent, to $130.58. Humana Inc. rose $1.06 or. 6 percent, to $179.76. UnitedHealth Group rose$. 68 or. 6 percent, to $119.26.

  • McLEAN, Va.— The Justice Department said Tuesday that it is stepping into a long-running lawsuit against one of the nation's largest nursing-home chains, accusing it of systematic Medicare overbilling and sometimes putting frail, dying patients through arduous rehab schedules just to increase revenue. The department is taking control of a whistleblower...

  • WASHINGTON— Blue Bell Creameries is pulling all of its products off the shelves after samples of its ice cream tested positive for a potentially deadly bacteria— listeria. It follows several smaller Blue Bell recalls over the last month that the company initiated after its products were linked to three deaths at a Kansas hospital. Seven other listeria...

  • Early Glance: Managed Care companies Tuesday, 21 Apr 2015 | 10:52 AM ET

    Cigna Corp. rose$. 93 or. 7 percent, to $131.20. Humana Inc. rose $1.00 or. 6 percent, to $179.70. UnitedHealth Group rose$. 59 or. 5 percent, to $119.17.

  • Final Glance: Managed Care companies Monday, 20 Apr 2015 | 7:11 PM ET

    Cigna Corp. fell$. 86 or. 7 percent, to $130.27. Humana Inc. rose $1.22 or. 7 percent, to $178.70. UnitedHealth Group fell$. 13 or. 1 percent, to $118.58.