StrategyHe Bought Health Insurance for Emergencies. Then He Fell Into a $33,601 Trap.
Since the Trump administration deregulated the health insurance industry, there's been an explosion of short-term plans that leave patients with...
Covid-19COVID Testing Has Turned Into a Financial Windfall for Hospitals and Other Providers
Hospitals are charging up to $650 for a simple, molecular COVID test that costs $50 or less to run.
Covid-19Hit by Higher Prices for Gear, Doctors and Dentists Want Insurers to Pay
California's dentist and doctor lobbies say insurance companies are flush with cash after collecting premiums during the pandemic but paying...
StrategyCovered California Says Health Insurance Just Got Too Cheap to Ignore
If you are uninsured because health coverage seemed too expensive the last time you looked, it's time to look again.
Covid-19Mental Health Services Wane as Insurers Appear to Skirt Parity Rules During Pandemic
Up to 4 in 10 adults on average reported anxiety or depression symptoms during the pandemic.
StrategyAnthem Completes myNEXUS Acquisition
The acquisition will make myNEXUS a wholly owned subsidiary of Anthem.
FinanceSurvey: Large Employers Believe Government Intervention May be Required to Control Costs
Eighty percent of surveyed employers, who said they do not blame any singular cause for excessive costs, agree government intervention...
Covid-19Time to Say Goodbye to Some Insurers' Waivers for COVID Treatment Fees
A growing number of insurers are quietly ending fee waivers for COVID treatment on some or all policies.
StrategyMolina to Pay $60M to Acquire Cigna's Texas Medicaid-MMP
Molina said it will fund the purchase with cash on hand, and the deal is expected to be finalized by...
StrategyMoody's Predicts 'Robust Pace' for Hospital M&A Through 2021
Median net patient revenue for not-for-profit health systems was $1 billion in fiscal 2020, nearly double the $568 million in...
FinanceAnthem Continues to See Membership Growth, Operating Revenue Hits $32.1B
The Indianapolis-based insurer reported medical enrollment totaling 43.5 million members at the end of Q1, up 3.3% from the previous...
StrategyUninsured Ranks Would Fall by 4.2M with Permanent Subsidies
ACA marketplace enrollment would increase 60% in 2022 by extending ARPA's temporary subsidies.