Press Releases

  • 10/17/19 4:30 pm EDT
    LOUISVILLE, Ky.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Humana Inc. (NYSE: HUM) will release its financial results for the third quarter 2019 (3Q19) on Wednesday, November 6, 2019 at 6:30 a.m. eastern time. The company will host a conference call at 9:00 a.m. eastern time that morning to discuss its financial results for the quarter and earnings guidance for 2019. All parties interested are invited to dial 888-625-7430. No password is required. A webcast of the 3Q19 earnings call may also be accessed via Humana’s Investor Relations page at www.more...
  • 10/14/19 10:30 am EDT

    Company one of five health plans selected to serve the state’s Medicare-eligible retirees

    TALLAHASSEE, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Humana Inc. (NYSE: HUM), Florida’s largest Medicare Advantage provider by enrollment, has been selected as one of the health plans that will provide Medicare coverage to the state’s Medicare retirees beginning Jan. 1, 2020. The state’s 2020 Medicare enrollment period runs from Oct. 14 – Nov. 1, 2019. During this time, State of Florida Medicare-eligible retirees and their eligible dependents can select their 2020 Medicare plan and may select a new Humana Medicare Advantage Prescription Drugmore...
  • 10/11/19 1:30 pm EDT

    This marks the second year in a row and the third time overall that CarePlus’ Medicare Advantage health plan in Florida achieved the 5-star rating

    MIAMI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--CarePlus Health Plans, Inc.’s Medicare Advantage plan in Florida achieved 5-stars – the highest possible rating – from the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) for the 2020 plan year. This marks the second year in a row and the third time overall that the CarePlus Medicare Advantage HMO, offered throughout Florida, received the top rating. CarePlus is a subsidiary of Humana Inc. (NYSE: HUM). CarePlus currently serves approximately 140,000 Medicare members throughout Florida.more...
  • 10/11/19 1:00 pm EDT
    • Humana received a 5 out of 5-star rating for its CarePlus Health Plans, Inc. Medicare Advantage HMO contract in Florida for 2020, covering approximately 138,600 members
    • 3.7 million, or approximately 92%, of Humana Medicare Advantage members are currently enrolled under contracts with 4-stars and above for 2020
    • Humana received a 4.5-star rating for six Medicare Advantage contracts offered in 19 states, covering approximately 1.2 million members
    • 18 Humana Medicare Advantage contracts received a 4-star rating or above
    • Over 99% of retirees in Humana’s Group Medicare Advantage plans remain in 4-star and above contracts for 2020
    LOUISVILLE, Ky.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Humana Inc. (NYSE: HUM), one of the nation’s leading health and well-being companies, announced today the Medicare Star Ratings for its Medicare Advantage (MA) plans, effective January 1, 2020, from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS). Humana currently serves more than 8.4 million Medicare members in all 50 states, Washington D.C. and Puerto Rico; 4 million of which are Medicare Advantage members and 4.4 million are stand-alone Prescription Drug Plan (PDP) members. CMSmore...
  • 10/8/19 10:00 am EDT

    ‘Humana Honor’ Medicare Advantage plans are complementary to VA health care coverage and open up access to a network of non-VA (civilian) facilities

    LOUISVILLE, Ky.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Humana Inc. (NYSE: HUM) announced today that it is launching the Humana Honor Medicare Advantage plans for 2020. ‘Honor’ underscores Humana’s commitment to veterans and is designed to complement health care provided through Veterans Affairs (VA). Humana Honor also boosts Humana’s Medicare Advantage slate of plans that are available to all Medicare-eligible individuals, which offer affordable health benefits and wellness programs with added convenience and amore...
  • 10/7/19 11:14 am EDT

    Approximately 25 percent ($760 billion to $935 billion) of total U.S. health care spending can be characterized as waste

    $191 to $282 billion could be saved from interventions that address waste

    LOUISVILLE, Ky.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--In a Special Communication published today in the Journal of the American Medical Association (JAMA), researchers from Humana Inc. (NYSE: HUM) and the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine estimated the cost of waste in the United States (U.S.) health system. The study found that approximately 25 percent of health care spending can be characterized as waste – between $760 billion and $935 billion annually. The findings can be accessed by clicking heremore...
  • 10/7/19 8:00 am EDT
    LOUISVILLE, Ky.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Humana Inc. (NYSE: HUM), one of the nation’s leading health and well-being companies, announced today that two of its executive officers have assumed additional areas of responsibility for the company. Tim Huval has been named Chief Administrative Officer, with responsibilities for the Corporate Marketing, Human Resources, Workplace Solutions, Inclusion and Diversity, and Safety and Security functions. Sam Deshpande has been named Chief Technology and Riskmore...
  • 10/2/19 10:00 am EDT

    Company Also Introduces HMO Plan in the State

    TRENTON, N.J.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Leading health and well-being company Humana Inc. (NYSE: HUM) is expanding health plan choices for Medicare beneficiaries in New Jersey by more than doubling the number of counties in which Humana Medicare Advantage plans are offered in the state. In another milestone, the company also is introducing an HMO plan in New Jersey for the first time. “Humana is proud to be able to reach additional New Jerseyans by offering Medicare Advantage plans in a total of 13more...
  • 10/1/19 10:00 am EDT
    LOUISVILLE, Ky.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Humana Inc. (NYSE: HUM) announced today that its Medicare Advantage plans for 2020 are designed to deliver more ways to care for the whole person through affordable health benefits and wellness programs with added convenience. Highlights of Humana’s 2020 Medicare Advantage plans include: Dental, hearing and vision coverage, fitness program memberships, home-delivered meals following an inpatient hospital stay, and an allowance for over-the-countermore...
  • 9/27/19 1:50 pm EDT

    Award from the National Organization on Disability honors companies with exemplary disability hiring and employment practices

    ARLINGTON, Va.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Humana Inc. (NYSE: HUM) has been named a 2019 NOD Leading Disability Employer, an award given by The National Organization on Disability (NOD) to honor companies that demonstrate exemplary employment practices for people with disabilities. Now in its fourth year, this annual recognition is designed to applaud those organizations that are leading the way in disability hiring and encourage additional companies to tap into the many benefits of hiring talentmore...