FinanceEmployers and Private Insurers Paid Hospitals 247% of What Medicare Would Have
RAND 3.0 found that reducing hospital prices to Medicare rates would have resulted in $19.7 billion in savings for employers.
InnovationHumana, Salesforce Sign Agreement for Care Coordination Platform
The Louisville-based insurer will deploy Salesforce Health Cloud for its new Enterprise Clinical Operating Model.
Strategy5 Questions With Sentara Healthcare CEO on Pending Merger With Cone Health
Howard Kern details the strategies and shared vision of the Sentara Healthcare and Cone Health merger.
FinanceLarge U.S. Employers Expect a 5% Increase in Health Benefit Costs in 2021
A new Business Group on Health study asked U.S. employers about their approach to employee healthcare and benefits plans and...
FinanceThrough Pandemic-plagued Q2, Humana's Income Tops $2.5B, Membership Guidance Raised
Humana released its earnings less than a week after purchasing a $100 million stake in Heal, an in-home primary care...
FinanceAmid 'Unprecedented' COVID Pandemic, Molina's Premium Revenue Ticks Up 8%
The Long Beach, California?based again reaffirmed its guidance for full year earnings per share in a range between $11.20 to...
FinanceCigna's Net Income Grew to $1.8B During Q2, Despite Pandemic Challenges
The Bloomingfield, Connecticut?based insurer's adjusted net income also rose during Q2 2020, hitting $2.2 billion compared to $1.6 billion in...
FinanceMagellan Health Revenues Slide 4.7%, Net Income Rose Again
The Scottsdale?based for-profit managed care company updated its guidance to expect net revenue in the range of $4.4 billion to...
FinanceAnthem Earnings: Operating Revenue Jumped $4B Due to IngenioRx Revenues
The Indianapolis-based insurer resumed its share repurchase program at the end of Q2.
FinanceFacing COVID Headwinds, Centene Total Revenues Jump 51% Year-Over-Year
The company did experience a more than 4% decline in its health benefits ratio, citing "lower medical utilization due to...
Revenue CycleHigh-Deductible Health Plan Switches Didn't Lead to More Heart Risk
Although the "findings provide a measure of reassurance" about high-deductible health plans, the authors of a new study stopped short...
StrategyNewton-Wellesley Hospital, AllWays Health Partners, Mass General Brigham Collab on High-performance Network
Allies will be available in 65 communities in and around Boston starting on October 1.