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Insurers Game Medicare System to Boost Federal Bonus Payments

Medicare ranks privately managed plans such as Mr. Martin’s on a five-star quality scale and provides financial bonuses to providers of top-ranked plans. Mr. Martin’s plan was set to be downgraded, which would have cost Humana its bonus. So the company ... read more

Medicare choices on table for senior adults, beginning Oct. 15

This fall, as Americans make their choices in a host of local, state and national elections, including 2016 presidential, gubernatorial and congressional races, seniors and those eligible for Medicare in the New Orleans area must pay special attention to ... read more

Humana, FullWell to Enhance Value-Based Care in Colorado

Humana Inc. HUM recently ... care experience to Humana’s Medicare Advantage (MA) members in Colorado. This alliance also aims to financially reward doctors for providing high quality care. Humana forms these value-based relationships to strategically ... read more

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Editorial: A promising attempt rises at reforming doctor pay

Congress may soon vote on a bill changing how, and how much, Medicare ... of value-based purchasing program; for Humana Inc., that figure was 84 percent. One drawback to the proposal in Congress is that it moves too gradually. Starting in 2016, doctors ... read more

When Big Insurance Companies Merge, Who Benefits?

"Otherwise, they can cherry-pick the doctors they offer and the plans, which may not be convenient for some elderly people." Currently, Aetna and Humana ... pay fixed monthly installments with a chance to get money back at the end of year if claims costs ... read more

Humana (HUM) Q2 2017 Results - Earnings Call Transcript

As a result, we have increased the range of our full year consolidated operating cost ratio guidance by 25 basis points at the midpoint. Pivoting now to CMS Star ratings in our Medicare ... to overall Humana because of the way the co-pay structure works ... read more

With MACRA looming, doctors can't afford waiting to plumb its intricacies

Final game-changing rules for the value-based ... pay for the bonuses. He predicted that some physicians may retire early or stop seeing Medicare patients rather than cope with MACRA. Shalgian is concerned that there won't be enough time to inform doctors ... read more

U.S. moves to block massive health insurer deals led by Anthem, Aetna

Merging Aetna’s and Humana’s Medicare ... to reduce health costs and strengthen antitrust enforcement to prevent corporations from gaining too much market power,” Clinton policy adviser Ann O’Leary said in a statement. Doctors and hospitals had ... read more

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