Press Releases

  • 6/23/17 9:15 am EDT

    Newly created, executive-level role will establish Chief Risk Office

    LOUISVILLE, Ky.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Humana Inc. (NYSE: HUM), one of the nation’s leading health and well-being companies, has named Sam Deshpande to the newly created position of Senior Vice President and Chief Risk Officer to oversee development of the company’s Chief Risk Office. In this new, executive-level role, Deshpande will report directly to Humana President and CEO Bruce Broussard, and will serve as a member of Humana’s Management Team. Deshpande will setmore...
  • 6/21/17 1:30 pm EDT

    Stevie winners presented their awards last night in New York City

    NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Humana Inc. (NYSE: HUM), one of the nation’s leading health and well-being companies, has won three Stevie® Awards—in the orientation video, service sales video and the lifestyle app categories— in the 15th Annual American Business Awards. The American Business Awards are the nation’s premier business awards program. All organizations operating in the U.S.A. are eligible to submit nominations – public and private, for-profit and non-more...
  • 6/21/17 9:00 am EDT

    Humana hosts charity cook-off between WXRT-FM host Mary Dixon and Food Network star Jeff Mauro on June 22

    CHICAGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Humana Inc.’s (NYSE: HUM) signature Humana Healthier Choices program has guided festival-goers to healthier items available at Taste of Chicago, the world’s largest free admission food festival, for 10 years. Since its inception in 2008, the program has grown from 11 to 71 healthy dishes, reaffirming that eating healthy is possible – and delicious – for food festival attendees. The 2017 Humana Healthier Choices – selected basedmore...
  • 6/8/17 4:30 pm EDT
    LOUISVILLE, Ky.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Humana Inc. (NYSE: HUM) announced today that Brian A. Kane, Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, will make a presentation to investors at the Goldman Sachs Global Healthcare Conference on Tuesday, June 13, 2017, at 11:20 a.m. pacific time. A live audio webcast of the presentation will be available via Humana’s Investor Relations page at humana.com. The company suggests webcast participants sign on approximately 15more...
  • 6/7/17 1:30 pm EDT

    With 2017 hurricane season under way, Humana shares simple steps to take now to maintain good health this storm season

    TAMPA, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--With the start June 1 of the 2017 Atlantic hurricane season, Humana Inc. (NYSE: HUM), one of the nation’s leading health and well-being companies, encourages people to take steps now that will help ensure they can maintain good health in the event of severe weather or an evacuation. “Hurricanes, particularly in the event of a coastal evacuation, pose a higher risk to seniors and residents with chronic health conditions,” saidmore...
  • 6/1/17 7:00 am EDT

    Partnership kicks off at National Senior Games to celebrate aging with optimism

    LOUISVILLE, Ky.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Humana Inc. (NYSE: HUM) announced a partnership today with inspiring marathon pioneer Kathrine Switzer. Switzer has served as an icon of optimism, equality and healthy living since 1967, when she became the first woman to the run the Boston Marathon as a registered entrant. Fifty years later, on April 17, Switzer again ran the Boston Marathon at age 70. To officially launch the partnership, Switzer will serve as Humana’s health and well-beingmore...
  • 5/31/17 11:00 am EDT

    Stop, Breathe & Think app will join Go365 TM wellness and rewards program to promote happier, healthier and well-rounded workplace

    LOUISVILLE, Ky.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--With depression as the leading cause of disability worldwide, prioritizing emotional health — as well as physical well-being — is critical as it can affect employee motivation, medical costs and overall well-being. To further promote peace of mind, Humana Inc. (NYSE: HUM) has announced the addition of the award-winning Stop, Breathe & Think mobile app to its Go365TM wellness and rewards program. This collaboration, which marks the firstmore...
  • 5/18/17 2:32 pm EDT

    Humana works with athletes to redefine what it means to have a ‘senior moment’

    LOUISVILLE, Ky.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--As presenting sponsor of the 2017 National Senior Games, the largest multi-sport event in the world for adults age 50 and older, Humana (NYSE: HUM) will honor 15 senior athletes as Humana Game Changers. These athletes hail from across the country, ranging in age from 60 to 94 years young. They will compete in a variety of sports at the 2017 National Senior Games presented by Humana from June 2-15 in Birmingham, Ala., including basketball,more...
  • 5/10/17 4:30 pm EDT
    LOUISVILLE, Ky.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Humana Inc. (NYSE: HUM) announced today that Brian A. Kane, Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, will make a presentation to investors at the Bank of America Merrill Lynch Health Care Conference on Thursday, May 18, 2017, at 8:00 a.m. pacific time. A live audio webcast of the presentation will be available via Humana’s Investor Relations page at humana.com. The company suggests webcast participants sign on approximately 15more...
  • 5/10/17 11:20 am EDT

    Model expected to improve quality, lower cost of care for Humana Medicare Advantage members

    CHARLOTTE, N.C. & VIRGINIA BEACH, Va.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Humana Inc. (NYSE: HUM) is teaming up with 11 orthopedic specialty groups in North Carolina and Virginia on an orthopedic value-based care model for Humana Medicare Advantage members undergoing total hip or knee joint replacement procedures. Humana’s Total Joint Replacement Episode-Based Model is designed to improve quality, outcomes and cost across a person’s entire joint replacement episode of care. Humana will provide themore...