Press Releases

  • 10/31/16 2:26 pm EDT

    New contract builds upon current Medicare Advantage agreement; adds Aria Health and Rothman Orthopaedic Specialty Hospital in Greater Philadelphia

    PHILADELPHIA--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Humana Inc. (NYSE: HUM), one of the nation’s leading health and well-being companies, has expanded its Medicare Advantage network participation agreement with Jefferson Health, providing enhanced health care access to physicians, hospitals and specialists for some 9,000 Humana Medicare Advantage members in Greater Philadelphia. The contract will become effective Jan. 1, 2017 and adds Aria Health and Rothman Orthopaedicmore...
  • 10/28/16 1:00 pm EDT

    Medicare beneficiaries will have more choices when seeking care designed for their needs

    DAVIE, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--To offer patient-centered care for Medicare beneficiaries, EliteHealth and Humana Inc. (NYSE: HUM) have teamed up to add two primary care practices to Humana’s Medicare Advantage Plan networks in South Florida. Humana is adding these new primary care practice locations to its network in an effort to improve access to care and quality of care while increasing patients’ ability to manage their own care to improve their health andmore...
  • 10/26/16 4:15 pm EDT
    LOUISVILLE, Ky.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Humana Inc. (NYSE: HUM) announced today that its Board of Directors has declared a cash dividend to stockholders of $0.29 per share payable on January 27, 2017 to stockholders of record as of the close of business on January 12, 2017. As contemplated by the Company’s merger agreement with Aetna Inc., Humana has aligned the record and payment dates of this quarterly dividend with those of Aetna’s next expected quarterly dividendmore...
  • 10/26/16 9:42 am EDT

    Many Hispanic Boomers are motivated to look after their health and have a high quality of life

    LOUISVILLE, Ky.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--A new survey of Hispanic Baby Boomers conducted by health and well-being company Humana Inc. (NYSE: HUM) revealed that despite notable barriers, many Hispanics age 55 or over have a positive outlook on their health and are strongly motivated to stay healthy, with almost half of the respondents reporting they don’t feel old and still have many goals they wish to accomplish. “Because Humana is committed to helping people achievemore...
  • 10/24/16 1:56 pm EDT

    Humana will honor three senior athletes as Humana Game Changers for their spirit and determination

    MIAMI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--As a reflection of its commitment to help people achieve their best health, Humana (NYSE: HUM) has announced its official sponsorship of the 2016 South Florida Senior Games, a series of sporting events held for adults 50 and older from the Miami-Ft. Lauderdale region. The events will be held Oct. 28 to Nov. 6 in various venues throughout Miami-Dade and Broward counties. As part of its sponsorship, Humana is honoring two senior athletesmore...
  • 10/14/16 9:47 am EDT
    • Local PPO Medicare Advantage plans offered in expanded areas; plus widely available $0 premium HMO plans
    • Medicare prescription drug plans include Humana Walmart Rx Plan, with one of the nation’s lowest monthly stand-alone national prescription drug plan premiums
    • Annual Medicare Advantage and Prescription Drug Plan open enrollment period runs Oct. 15 through Dec. 7, 2016
    LOUISVILLE, Ky.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--With the annual Medicare Advantage and Prescription Drug Plan enrollment period set to begin Oct. 15, Humana Inc. (NYSE: HUM) is focused on delivering affordable health plan options that can help people with Medicare achieve their best health. Humana has served Medicare beneficiaries for nearly three decades, and as of June 30, 2016, covers more than 8 million Medicare members in all 50 states, Washington, D.C. and Puerto Rico.more...
  • 10/13/16 11:00 am EDT

    Medicare beneficiaries will have more choices when seeking care designed for their needs

    PHOENIX & DENVER & SEATTLE--(BUSINESS WIRE)--To offer patient-focused care for Medicare beneficiaries, Iora Health and Humana Inc. (NYSE: HUM) have teamed up to add five additional Iora Primary Care practices to Humana’s Medicare Advantage Plan networks in Arizona, Colorado and Washington state. Humana is adding these new Iora Primary Care practice locations to its network in an effort to improve access to care and quality of care while increasing patients’ ability tomore...
  • 10/12/16 1:02 pm EDT

    Help for members, associates and the community at large includes waiving prescription refill restrictions and expanding access to crisis hotline and free counseling

    CHARLESTON, S.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Humana Inc. (NYSE: HUM), one of the nation’s leading health benefits companies, announced today that it has launched a series of disaster relief efforts assisting its associates, members and communities impacted by Hurricane Matthew. Humana Southeast Regional Medicare President Jim Laughlin, said, “We know many of our associates and health plan members, across North Florida, Georgia and the Carolinas, are suffering and in need ofmore...
  • 10/12/16 10:14 am EDT
    • Bonus year 2018 Star Results do not fully reflect Humana’s focus on quality care for its Medicare members
    • Demonstrated success of the company’s integrated care delivery model is indicative of quality outcomes for the company’s members
    • Average HEDIS quality score at record high
    • Most recent Star ratings not anticipated to materially impact Medicare membership growth for 2017
    • Company expects to take certain measures to mitigate potential negative impact on 2018 Star bonus revenues
    • Full-year 2016 earnings per share guidance raised to approximately $8.80 on a GAAP basis, approximately $9.50 on an Adjusted basis
    • 3Q16 earnings per share guidance raised to approximately $3.07 on a GAAP basis, approximately $3.15 on an Adjusted basis
    LOUISVILLE, Ky.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Humana Inc. (NYSE: HUM) commented on updated Star quality ratings for the 2018 plan year published today by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS), showing that the percentage of the company’s July 31, 2016 membership in 4-Star plans or higher declined to approximately 37 percent, or 1.17 million members, from approximately 78 percent, or 2.15 million members, in the prior year. The company noted that the decline in membership in 4more...
  • 10/11/16 1:30 pm EDT

    Relationship will continue to focus on creating healthier communities; improving quality; and reducing health care costs

    PHILADELPHIA--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Humana Inc. (NYSE: HUM), one of the nation’s leading health and well-being companies, has renewed its value-based network agreement with the Delaware Valley Accountable Care Organization (DVACO) providing continued health care access to some 9,000 Humana Medicare Advantage members in Greater Philadelphia. The new agreement is effective Jan. 1, 2017 and is designed to offer a proactive and wellness-focused health care experiencemore...