Press Releases

  • 4/27/16 2:30 pm EDT

    Award-winning research showed a lower mortality rate for Medicare Advantage members; demonstrated that medication adherence is associated with more Healthy Days

    LOUISVILLE, Ky.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Two researchers from Humana Inc. (NYSE: HUM) have been recognized for their research by the American College of Preventive Medicine. Tristan Cordier, MPH, Manager on the Clinical Insights and Outcomes team in Humana’s Clinical Analytics department, won the award for Outstanding Oral Presentation at the group’s annual conference in February for his work on the impact of medication adherence on self-reported mental and physical healthmore...
  • 4/21/16 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 July 29, 2016 to stockholders of record as of the close of business on June 30, 2016. About Humana Humana Inc., headquartered in Louisville, Ky., is a leading health and well-being company focused on making it easy for people to achieve their best health with clinical excellencemore...
  • 4/21/16 1:30 pm EDT

    New Agreement Gives Humana Members in the Greater Philadelphia Region Access to Rothman Institute Physicians and Facilities

    PHILADELPHIA & LOUISVILLE, Ky.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Philadelphia’s largest orthopedic practice has reached an agreement with health and well-being company Humana Inc. (NYSE: HUM) that will give Humana members in-network access to Rothman Institute’s 130 physicians and 23 office locations throughout Southeastern Pennsylvania and New Jersey. The new network agreement includes all of Humana’s Medicare Advantage plans in Southeastern Pennsylvania. Humana membership has grown inmore...
  • 4/21/16 10:00 am EDT

    Largest and longest-running partnership between a corporation and a theatre company continues through 2019

    LOUISVILLE, Ky.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--As the curtain closes on the 40th Humana Festival of New American Plays, the Humana Foundation, the philanthropic arm of Humana Inc. (NYSE: HUM), announced it is extending its run as the sponsor of the world-renowned festival at Actors Theatre of Louisville through 2019. The Foundation’s support of the Humana Festival of New American Plays is the longest-running partnership between a corporation and a theatre company in the U.S. (37more...
  • 4/20/16 1:30 pm EDT

    In a peer-reviewed study, the authors reviewed existing literature and found the measures in the Healthy Days survey were clearly associated with chronic conditions

    LOUISVILLE, Ky.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Researchers from Humana Inc. (NYSE: HUM) have partnered with the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation (RWJF), the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), and Columbia University School of Nursing and Mailman School of Public Health to support the Healthy Days survey as a simple yet effective tool in measuring population health. Healthy Days is a four-question survey developed and validated by the CDC. It asksmore...
  • 4/20/16 10:30 am EDT

    Fifth annual step challenge among Humana associates improves health and well-being

    LOUISVILLE, Ky.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--100 days. That is how long it took for Vanessa Marrow, personal health coach for Humana Inc. (NYSE: HUM), to get her own blood pressure, cholesterol and blood sugar to a normal range and to establish a new routine of walking every morning. Vanessa achieved these health goals during last year’s 100 Day Dash, a step challenge designed to encourage Humana associates and their family members to move more and have fun doing it. Vanessamore...
  • 4/19/16 10:45 am EDT

    Humana Pharmacy’s app for iPhone also gets update to make managing medications easier for users

    LOUISVILLE, Ky.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Humana Inc. (NYSE: HUM) members can now get reminders to refill prescriptions and track their prescription orders with a few taps on their wrist thanks to the new Humana Pharmacy app for Apple Watch. The new app is one of the first mail order pharmacy apps of its kind for the device and accompanies a major update to the Humana Pharmacy app for iPhone. The Apple Watch app offers two features: Refill reminders tomore...
  • 4/14/16 11:00 am EDT

    Go365 reflects wellness and rewards program’s aim to drive daily health and activity

    LOUISVILLE, Ky.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Humana Inc.’s (NYSE:HUM) data-driven wellness and rewards program, currently known as HumanaVitality®, will be renamed Go365™ by Humana. Starting on January 1, 2017, when the name change goes into effect, the program will offer members enhanced features including a more personalized approach to health and wellness so members can easily take a path to good health and be rewarded for healthy activities and achievements. Go365,more...
  • 3/29/16 10:00 am EDT
    LOUISVILLE, Ky.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--A three-year study of Humana Inc.’s (NYSE: HUM) data-driven wellness and rewards program, HumanaVitality, shows employees engaged with the health incentive program had fewer unscheduled absences, lower overall health claims costs and fewer visits to the hospital and emergency room. The HumanaVitality Impact Study has tracked the productivity as well as the healthcare usage and claims of more than 8,000 Humana employees since the program’smore...
  • 3/23/16 2:30 pm EDT

    Dr. Shelly Gupta tabbed for New Orleans-based regional post

    NEW ORLEANS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Humana Inc. (NYSE: HUM) announced today that Dr. Shelly Gupta has been appointed Regional Medicare Medical Director for Humana’s Gulf States Medicare market operations in Louisiana and Mississippi. Dr. Gupta has been a practicing physician in Louisiana for the past several years, managing private patients in a home setting, and as a staff physician in Houma, LA., overseeing a panel of primary care patients in an ambulatorymore...