Press Releases

  • 11/12/19 11:50 am EST

    Recognition goes to companies with the best, evidence-based approaches to employee health and well-being and workplace culture

    LOUISVILLE, Ky.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--For the third year in a row, Humana Inc. (NYSE: HUM) has achieved top Gold-level recognition in the American Heart Association’s Workplace Health Achievement Index, a science-based assessment that defines best practices and evaluates the quality, comprehensiveness and effectiveness of an organization’s efforts to improve employee health and well-being and a health-focused culture. Humana’s Total Index Score of 210 places it in the 96th percentile ofmore...
  • 11/6/19 6:30 am EST
    • 3Q19 earnings per diluted common share (EPS) of $5.14 on a GAAP basis, $5.03 on an Adjusted basis
    • 2019 EPS guidance raised to approximately $18.32 on a GAAP basis, approximately $17.75 on an Adjusted basis, representing 22 percent growth in 2019
    • Retail segment continues strong performance, exceeding management's expectations, resulting in improvement in the segment's full year 2019 benefit ratio guidance by 30 basis points at the midpoint
    • Increased expected full-year individual Medicare Advantage membership growth to approximately 530,000 members from the previous range of 480,000 to 500,000 members, representing approximately 17 percent growth in 2019
    • 92 percent of the company's Medicare Advantage members currently enrolled in 4-Star and above contracts for 2020, including 1.3 million members in 4.5 Star contracts and a 5-Star rated contract in Florida
    LOUISVILLE, Ky.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Humana Inc. (NYSE: HUM) today reported consolidated pretax income and diluted earnings per common share (EPS) for the quarter ended September 30, 2019 (3Q19) versus the quarter ended September 30, 2018 (3Q18) and for the nine months ended September 30, 2019 (YTD 2019) versus the nine months ended September 30, 2018 (YTD 2018) as follows: Consolidated pretax income In millions 3Q19 (a) 3Q18 (b) YTD 2019 (c) YTD 2018 (d) Generallymore...
  • 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’smore...
  • 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 Humanamore...
  • 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 Medicaremore...
  • 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 Prescriptionmore...
  • 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...