Press Releases

  • 4/2/20 7:00 am EDT
    LOUISVILLE, Ky.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Leading health and well-being company Humana Inc. (NYSE: HUM) today announced actions designed to help provide financial and administrative relief for the health care provider community facing unprecedented strain during the coronavirus pandemic. First, Humana is implementing simplified and expedited claims processing, in order to get reimbursement payments to providers as quickly as possible and help ease their financial concerns. In addition, the company is expanding its policy ofmore...
  • 4/1/20 5:00 pm EDT
    LOUISVILLE, Ky.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Humana Inc. (NYSE: HUM) will release its financial results for the first quarter 2020 (1Q20) on Wednesday, April 29, 2020 at 6:30 a.m. eastern time. The company will host a conference call at 10:00 a.m. Eastern time that morning to discuss its financial results for the quarter and earnings guidance for 2020. All interested parties are invited to dial 888-625-7430. No password is required. A webcast of the 1Q20 earnings call may also be accessed via Humana’s Investor Relations page at www.more...
  • 3/30/20 7:00 am EDT

    Costs waived whether care is virtual, in a doctor’s office or hospital setting

    LOUISVILLE, Ky.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Humana (NYSE: HUM), a national health care company, has announced it is waiving consumer costs for treatment related to COVID-19-covered services. The company previously announced that it would cover out-of-pocket costs related to coronavirus testing. Now, costs related to subsequent treatment for COVID-19—including inpatient hospital admissions— will be waived for enrollees of Medicare Advantage plans, fully insured commercial members, Medicare Supplement andmore...
  • 3/26/20 4:45 pm EDT
    LOUISVILLE, Ky.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Humana Inc. (the “company”) (NYSE: HUM) announced today the completion of its public offering of $1.1 billion in senior notes. These senior notes are comprised of $600 million of the company’s 4.500 percent senior notes, due 2025, at 99.875 percent of the principal amount, and $500 million of the company’s 4.875 percent senior notes, due 2030, at 99.788 percent of the principal amount (collectively, “Senior Notes Offerings”). The company expects net proceedsmore...
  • 3/26/20 10:15 am EDT
    LOUISVILLE, Ky.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--To prepare for the influx of patients who will need to be treated for coronavirus (COVID-19), Humana Inc. (NYSE: HUM) is taking steps to make it easier for members and health systems. Specifically, the national health company is lifting administrative requirements for the care of all members infected with coronavirus and for all patients in settings where capacity is stretched by the needs of those infected by coronavirus allowing for unencumbered movementmore...
  • 3/24/20 4:15 pm EDT

    Member cost sharing waived for telehealth visits to participating providers

    Audio-only telephone as well as video visits covered

    Participating providers reimbursed at full office-visit rates

    LOUISVILLE, Ky.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Humana Inc. (NYSE: HUM) announced today expanded availability of telehealth services for its members to help reduce exposure risk from the continued spread of the COVID-19 coronavirus. The move builds on previous measures the company has taken in response to the global pandemic, including removing barriers to coronavirus testing, offering early prescription refills and expanding coverage of telehealth visits for urgent care. “We serve many older adults andmore...
  • 3/24/20 6:00 am EDT
    LOUISVILLE, Ky.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Humana Inc. (the “company”) (NYSE: HUM) today provided notice of a change in location for the company’s 2020 Annual Meeting of Stockholders (the “Annual Meeting”) via the filing of additional proxy materials with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission. Due to the ongoing public health impact of the coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) outbreak and to support the health and well-being of our associates and stockholders, the company will hold its 2020more...
  • 3/23/20 8:43 pm EDT
    LOUISVILLE, Ky.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Humana Inc. (the “company”) (NYSE: HUM) announced today that it has priced a public offering of $1.1 billion in senior notes. These senior notes are comprised of $600 million of the company’s 4.500 percent senior notes, due 2025, at 99.875 percent of the principal amount and $500 million of the company’s 4.875 percent senior notes, due 2030, at 99.788 percent of the principal amount (collectively, “Senior Notes Offerings”). The Senior Notes Offerings aremore...
  • 3/17/20 11:00 am EDT

    – Partnership with Feeding America will support COVID-19 response funds addressing food and financial needs in communities across the U.S.

    – Collaborative effort in greater Louisville area will offer free COVID-19 screenings

    LOUISVILLE, Ky.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The Humana Foundation, philanthropic arm of Humana Inc. (NYSE: HUM), announced today it will provide $500,000 in support of coronavirus (COVID-19) relief and recovery efforts, partnering with three organizations to help those affected by the pandemic. “The coronavirus outbreak is creating unprecedented health and economic challenges for people across the country,” said Bruce D. Broussard, Chairman of the Board of The Humana Foundation. “Our goal with thismore...
  • 3/9/20 4:47 pm EDT
    LOUISVILLE, Ky.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Humana Inc. (NYSE: HUM) announced today several actions in response to the increased spread of the coronavirus (COVID-19). “As we navigate the spread of the coronavirus, our top priority is the health and well-being of our members,” said William Shrank, M.D., chief medical officer, Humana. “Effective immediately, we are waiving the out-of-pocket costs associated with COVID-19 testing and increasing the availability of telemedicine options to reducemore...