Press Releases

  • 2/7/07 11:55 am EST

    Some 60 long-time married couples to say I do Feb. 14 at Miami church

    --(BUSINESS WIRE)--Humana (NYSE: HUM): What: More than 60 South Florida couples, who are members of CAC-Florida Medical Centers in Miami-Dade County, will renew their marriage vows in a special bilingual Valentine's Day ceremony sponsored by CAC-Florida. The CAC member couples, who have been married from 43 to as long as 65 years, signed up at CAC's 10 Miami-Dade medical centers to renew the holy bonds ofmore...
  • 2/5/07 7:11 am EST
    • Raising 2007 EPS estimate to a range of $4.00 to $4.20
    • 2006 EPS of $2.90, above companys expectations
    • 2006 consolidated revenues of $21.4 billion, up nearly 50 percent
    • Medical membership grew 4.2 million in 2006 to 11.3 million
    LOUISVILLE, Ky.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Humana Inc. (NYSE:HUM) today reported $0.92 in diluted earnings per common share (EPS) for the quarter ended December 31, 2006 (4Q06), above the company’s previous guidance for EPS of $0.84 to $0.90. The 4Q06 EPS compares to $0.37(a)(e) EPS for the quarter ended December 31, 2005 (4Q05). Excluding 4Q05 expenses of $0.07 per share related to Hurricane Katrina(e), EPS for 4Q06 is up 109 percent(b) versus themore...
  • 2/1/07 7:00 am EST

    System Automates Continuum of Care, Improves Productivity and Extends Reach of Medical Management Programs

    NEWPORT BEACH, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The TriZetto Group Inc. (NASDAQ:TZIX) announced that Humana Inc. (NYSE: HUM), one of the nation's largest publicly-traded health benefits companies, has transitioned the first phase of its commercial membership to TriZetto’s Clinical CareAdvance™ software, one of two modules that comprise TriZetto’s total CareAdvance Enterprise solution. CareAdvance Enterprise automates all aspects of caremore...
  • 1/24/07 1:44 pm EST

    Chief Innovation Officer Invited to Speak on Motivating Consumers and Enabling Healthy Choices

    LOUISVILLE, Ky.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Humana Inc. (NYSE: HUM) announced today that one of its senior executives is playing a key role in various sessions at the World Economic Forum, the world’s premier gathering of heads of state, global business leaders and directors of worldwide non-governmental organizations. Humana’s Chief Innovation Officer, Jonathan Lord, M.D., is participating in three breakout sessions at the Worldmore...
  • 1/18/07 9:08 am EST

    SilverSneakers

    LOUISVILLE, Ky.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Now that the holiday season has passed and New Year’s resolutions have been made, Humana (http://www.humana.com/) (NYSE: HUM) is offering its Medicare members with stand-alone prescription drug coverage access to a pedometer-based exercise program that will make it easier to maintain a healthier lifestyle in 2007. Humana prescription drug plans (http://www.humana-medicare.com/medicare-part-d.aspmore...
  • 12/18/06 4:18 pm EST

    New, Three-Year Health Insurance Packages Cap Annual Premium Increases at 6-Percent or Lower

    CHICAGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Addressing the particular challenges faced by small businesses, Humana Inc. (NYSE: HUM) will launch a series of new health insurance packages designed to alleviate the financial stresses of increasing health insurance costs. Dubbed No Worry, these packages offer predictable health care expenses over a three-year period and plans that gradually transition passive health care users into informed and active health care consumersmore...
  • 12/18/06 2:26 pm EST

    Veteran Golfer Will Offer Golfing and Lifestyle Tips Targeted to Humanas Female Audience

    LOUISVILLE, Ky.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Humana Inc. (NYSE: HUM) today announced three-time LPGA champion Nancy Scranton has signed an agreement to become a spokesperson for the company, broadening Humana’s presence in the individual health insurance market and creating recognition for Humana across the Ladies Professional Golf Association audience. Scranton will participate in several golf-related programs directed at sales professionals andmore...
  • 12/15/06 9:26 am EST
    LOUISVILLE, Ky.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Humana Inc. (NYSE: HUM) will release its financial results for the fourth quarter 2006 on Monday, February 5, 2007 at 5:00 a.m. eastern time. The company will host a conference call, as well as a virtual slide presentation at 9:00 a.m. eastern time that same morning to discuss its financial results for the quarter and earnings guidance. The live virtual presentation (audio with slides) may be accessed viamore...
  • 12/12/06 8:55 am EST
    LOUISVILLE, Ky.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Humana Inc. (NYSE: HUM) announced today that it will introduce a Waive Generic Copayment program in 2007 to its fully insured Commercial members on tiered copay prescription drug plans. Under the program, members who elect to switch to generic alternatives for certain classes of medications where they are available will have the first copayment for their prescription waived. The targeted classes of medicationsmore...
  • 12/5/06 10:50 am EST

    HumanaOne and Small Business Guru, Steve Strauss, Help Small Business Owners Take Their Business to the Next Level

    RICHMOND, Va.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--In a world of rising costs and big corporate competitors, running a small business can be endlessly challenging. To help small business owners address some of the issues they face, HumanaOne, Humana’s (NYSE: HUM) line of individual health insurance plans, and small business guru Steve Strauss, have partnered to bring a series of free, informative small business seminars called “Business Breakthrough: Tips onmore...