The U.S. government slightly improved its final payment rate for health insurers who offer Medicare Advantage plans.
"Huge shocks from the political system are always a distraction," athenahealth's Jonathan Bush told CNBC.
While the White House and Congress struggled to repeal Obamacare, investors did not shy away from health-care stocks in the first quarter.
Anthem sells Obamacare plans in 14 states under the Blue Cross Blue Shield brand.
Dr. Robert Pearl, The Permanente Medical Group CEO, and Len Yaffe, Stoc*Doc Partners, weigh in on what is next for health care following the GOP's health care failure.
Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.
Managed care and drug stocks will be ones to watch, now that the GOP's health-care bill has been stopped.
Ron Williams also tells CNBC he believes there is a role for individual responsibility in the health-care delivery system.
Ana Gupte, Leerink Partners provides her thoughts on how the Republican health care bill will likely impact the health care sector, and provides her top three stock picks.
Rep. Tom Garrett (R-VA) explains his opposition to the GOP's health care bill.
Matthew Fiedler, Brookings, discusses why the GOP's new health care bill may lead to significant losses of coverage. With CNBC senior contributor Larry Kudlow.
Currently under Obamacare, insurers can deduct only up to $500,000 of executive compensation on their taxes.
Obamacare currently caps at $500,000 the amount of an executive's compensation that an insurer can deduct as a business expense.
Health insurers would be allowed to deduct their executives' salaries from their taxes, and not just the first $500,000.
U.S. Rep. Jason Chaffetz of Utah said lower-income Americans should stop buying expensive gadgets and focus on investing in their own health care.
Ana Gupte, Leerink Partners, discusses what repealing Obamacare could mean for insurers and health care stocks.
The president said 2017 will be a "catastrophic year for Obamacare for patients," citing rising premiums as a factor, NBC News reports.
Former Aetna CEO Ron Williams weighs in on what changes could be ahead for the Affordable Care Act and consumers.
Shares of Aetna trimmed losses Friday, pending news that the company was raising its divided and authorizing a share repurchase.
UnitedHealth denies allegations it gamed the nation's Medicare system for hundreds of millions of dollars.