*Sets aside reserve of $300 mln related to Health Net ops. July 26- Centene Corp's chief executive said the mid-cap health insurer did not have the network for the Medicare Advantage assets Aetna Inc or other large managed care companies are looking to sell as part of the industry-wide consolidation. Neidorff said Centene's target customers for Medicare...
NEW YORK, June 23- California's insurance commissioner on Thursday urged national antitrust regulators to block health insurer Aetna Inc's proposed $34 billion acquisition of Humana Inc.. "We received approval earlier this week from the California Department of Managed Health Care, the only regulatory agency in the state with official oversight of our...
NEW YORK/ WASHINGTON, June 20- The California Department of Managed Health Care approved Aetna Inc's acquisition of Humana Inc with conditions including the insurer's commitment to keeping premium increases at a minimum in the small group HMO business and to making about $50 million in community investments. Aetna spokesman T.J. Crawford said that the...
NEW YORK, June 20- The California Department of Managed Health Care approved Aetna Inc's acquisition of Humana Inc with conditions that it says will control health care costs in the state, such as minimum premium rate increases in the small group HMO business and about $50 million in community investments. The managed health care department's director,...
Mark Bertolini, Aetna Chairman & CEO, talks about the company's quarterly earnings, Obamacare exchanges and drug pricing.
UnitedHealth's earnings set the tone for the health sector, and this quarterly report may be even more of a bellwether than usual.
Health insurer Centene received approval for its $6.3 billion acquisition of Health Net from California regulators.
Joseph Swedish, CEO at Anthem, talks about his company's on-going deal to buy Cigna, the outlook for Anthem in Obamacare exchanges, and working toward affordable drug prices.
The Obama administration announces a new agreement to make it easier for patients to access digital records.
Kaiser Permanente CEO Bernard Tyson says a free market for prescription drugs doesn't exist in the United States.
Mount Sinai Hospital's CEO told CNBC that while Obamacare survived a repeal attempt, it's locked in a tough game of numbers.
The Obama administration said recently that more than 11 million have signed up for health insurance. Experts see it differently.
Athenahealth CEO Jonathan Bush predicts we’ll have a “health-care internet” within five years, with routine health care managed online.
Cigna on Sunday rejected an increased $53.8 billion bid from Anthem as inadequate.
On the fifth anniversary of Obamacare's passage, the head of the prestigious Cleveland Clinic says he sees some positive change.
Could vaccine compliance be correlated with income level and elitism?
President Obama criticized Staples for cutting worker hours and avoid Obamacare costs...but did he have the right to scrutinize the company?
Want to know what's giving health stocks confidence in profit forecasts? Like it or not, it's the Affordable Care Act, aka Obamacare.
The Kaiser Foundation reports the 2014 healthcare law could make up to 17 million American eligible for tax credits to buy private health insurance.
Bare-bones health insurance could cost just $11 a month for a family of four in Indianapolis on the federal government's new exchanges.