Press Releases

  • 5/22/07 8:55 am EDT

    Expanded Role Positions Wellness-Solutions Innovator for Growth

    BOCA RATON, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sensei Inc., a pioneer in mobile and web-based wellness solutions, today announced the appointment of Dr. Robert Schwarzberg as chief executive officer. Dr. Schwarzberg, who also serves as president of Sensei, now takes on additional responsibilities for its growth as the company prepares to launch its first product, a cell-phone-based application for weight management. Dr. Schwarzberg has served with Senseimore...
  • 5/15/07 11:00 am EDT

    Personal Health Insurance Plans from HumanaOne Designed to Meet a Wide Range of Consumer Needs

    WAUKESHA, Wis.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Humana (NYSE: HUM) announced today the introduction of a new portfolio of individual health insurance plans under its HumanaOne® brand, designed to make it easy for consumers to select a plan according to their own personal preferences, lifestyles and budgets. HumanaOne’s new personal health insurance plan portfolio includes a broad spectrum of benefits – with three in-networkmore...
  • 5/11/07 3:44 pm EDT

    Company Waives Prescription Refill Rule for Members Affected by Deadly Tornado

    LOUISVILLE, Ky.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Humana Inc. (NYSE: HUM) announced today it will allow its commercial and Medicare members in Pratt, Kiowa and Ottawa counties in Kansas to obtain early refills of their prescriptions in the wake of the devastating tornado that struck the region Friday May 4, 2007, killing at least 10 people. Kansas Governor Kathleen Sebelius has declared a state of emergency for these counties following the overnight stormmore...
  • 5/9/07 9:30 am EDT

    Humanas Dr. Jack Lord Urges Quicker Technology Adoption in Health Sector

    WASHINGTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Dr. Jack Lord, senior vice president and chief innovation officer for Humana Inc. (NYSE: HUM), today urged national health care leaders to speed up the adoption of technology to increase consumer understanding of and engagement with their health and wellness. At the Value-Driven Health Care Conference, sponsored by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), Dr. Lord said, “Americans are ready tomore...
  • 4/30/07 5:00 am EDT
    LOUISVILLE, Ky.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Humana Inc. (NYSE: HUM): 1Q07 EPS of $0.42, above company’s previous expectations 2007 EPS outlook raised to $4.10 to $4.25 Commercial operations performing ahead of expectations Medicare operations on target Medicare Advantage enrollment increased 50 percent year over year Humana Inc. (NYSE: HUM) todaymore...
  • 4/26/07 4:57 pm EDT

    National Awards Cite Humanas Romanian Assistance Project and Humana Festival of New American Plays

    LOUISVILLE, Ky.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The Humana Foundation announced today that it is the recipient of two national awards honoring philanthropic work for the Humana Romanian Assistance Project and the company’s three decades of support of the American theatre through the Humana Festival of New American Plays. The Humana Foundation is the philanthropic arm of Humana Inc. (NYSE:HUM). The Council on Foundations will be honoring The Humanamore...
  • 4/19/07 8:26 am EDT

    Company guarantees refund up to 40 percent of benefits-administration fees to any employer that fails to get results Humana predicts

    LOUISVILLE, Ky.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Humana Inc. (NYSE: HUM) announced today the launch of SmartResults – a bold new solution that features a three-year partnered approach among Humana, insurance brokers, employers and their employees that is expected to result in effective management and control of health care costs. SmartResults not only enables employers to address rapidly rising health care costs, it also comes with a guarantee tomore...
  • 4/17/07 1:49 pm EDT

    Products Offer a Long-Term Solution to Rising Costs and a Hassle-Free Process

    SALT LAKE CITY--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Addressing the challenges faced by employers to provide affordable health care benefits for employees, Humana Inc. (NYSE: HUM) announced today the introduction of its diverse portfolio of insurance products in Utah offering important new choices and flexibility to businesses and consumers. A Fortune 125 company with more than 11.3 million members nationally, Humana and its health insurance plans offer lastingmore...
  • 4/17/07 10:41 am EDT

    Health insurer to recognize Metro Atlanta nonprofit with charitable award

    ATLANTA--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Metro Atlanta-area charities are invited to apply for a one-time, $100,000 grant in the third annual Atlanta Benefits charitable awards program, created and funded by health benefits company Humana Inc. (NYSE: HUM). Humana’s Atlanta Benefits 2007 program will award a one-time, $100,000 grant to a nonprofit, 501(c)(3) organization based in the Metro Atlanta area that is doing valuable work to benefit themore...
  • 4/11/07 2:47 pm EDT

    Health insurer to recognize bay area nonprofit with $100,000 grant

    TAMPA, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Tampa Bay area charities have another opportunity to apply for a one-time, $100,000 grant in the annual Tampa Bay Benefits charitable awards program, created and funded by health benefits company Humana Inc. (NYSE: HUM). Tampa Bay Benefits will award a one-time, $100,000 grant to a nonprofit, 501(c)(3) organization based in the Tampa Bay area that is doing valuable work to benefit the people of Tampa Bay. Tampamore...