Press Releases

  • 11/8/06 11:05 am EST
    LOUISVILLE, Ky.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Humana Inc. (NYSE: HUM) announced today that its leadership team will be hosting an Investor Day in New York, New York on Thursday, November 9, 2006. The company’s Investor Day will include presentations by various company executives regarding Humana’s strategic, operational and financial progress to date as well as expectations for future performance. Humana’s event is scheduled to begin at 8:00 a.mmore...
  • 11/7/06 11:43 am EST
    LAS VEGAS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Humana Inc. (NYSE: HUM), through its subsidiary Humana Insurance Company, announced today the introduction of its HumanaOne® line of individual health insurance plans in Nevada. HumanaOne is designed to offer affordable health insurance coverage along with a great degree of choice, freedom and flexibility, giving individual consumers an important new alternative in Humana, one of the nation’s largest healthmore...
  • 11/7/06 11:38 am EST
    RICHMOND, Va.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Humana Inc. (NYSE: HUM), through its subsidiary Humana Insurance Company, announced today the introduction of its HumanaOne® line of individual health insurance plans in Virginia. HumanaOne is designed to offer affordable health insurance coverage along with a great degree of choice, freedom and flexibility, giving individual consumers an important new alternative in Humana, one of the nation’s largest healthmore...
  • 10/30/06 5:00 am EST
    • EPS for third quarter compares to $0.28 in the prior-year quarter
    • Consolidated revenues up 48 percent to $5.65 billion
    • Medical membership up 57 percent year to date
    • Year-to-date cash flows from operations of over $1.1 billion
    • 2006 cash flow guidance raised to $1.6 billion to $1.8 billion
    • 2007 EPS guidance of $3.90 to $4.10
    LOUISVILLE, Ky.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Humana Inc. (NYSE: HUM) today reported $0.95 in diluted earnings per common share (EPS) for the quarter ended September 30, 2006 (3Q06), within the range of the company’s previous guidance of $0.95 to $1.00. The 3Q06 EPS compares to $0.28(a)(d)(e) EPS for the quarter ended September 30, 2005 (3Q05). Excluding 3Q05 expenses related to the settlement of class action litigation(d) and Hurricane Katrina(e), EPS formore...
  • 10/25/06 8:29 am EDT

    Grant Harrison will join Company as vice president of Integrated Consumer Experience, devoted to furthering consumer-focused health benefits

    LOUISVILLE, Ky.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Humana Inc. (NYSE: HUM) today announced the appointment of Grant Harrison to the position of vice president of Integrated Consumer Experience, ICE, a division of Humana’s Innovation Center. ICE is Humana’s business entity dedicated to enhancing a consumer-focused, integrated and holistic health care experience for members at all points in the benefit continuum. Harrison brings fifteen yearsmore...
  • 10/23/06 10:10 am EDT

    Humana, Availity, Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Florida and athenahealth Join Efforts

    LOUISVILLE, Ky.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Humana Inc. (NYSE: HUM) today announced that the company, along with Availity LLC, its primary electronic data interchange and real-time gateway, will be working with other payers, claims clearinghouses and practice management groups to expand integrated real-time claim adjudication channels. The joint effort is part of an on-going initiative to simplify administrative tasks and help physicians obtain payment formore...
  • 10/17/06 8:58 am EDT

    New HealthMiles PlusTM Program from Virgin Life CareTM and Humana Motivates Members to Lead Healthier Lives

    TAMPA, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Residents of Tampa can now earn rewards while improving their health through HealthMiles Plus, a health rewards program offered by Virgin Life Care and individual insurance, underwritten by Humana Inc. (NYSE: HUM). Similar in concept to frequent flyer programs, HealthMiles Plus is a first-of-its-kind rewards program with incentives designed to motivate people to lead healthier lives and take a preventive approach to healthmore...
  • 10/11/06 10:15 am EDT
    LOUISVILLE, Ky.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Humana Inc. (NYSE: HUM) today announced a new partnership with New York Times #1 best-selling authors Dr. Michael Roizen and Dr. Mehmet Oz. The partnership provides Humana with a unique integrative and creative cross-promotional opportunity with two well-respected medical experts. Initiatives to be undertaken include sponsorship of Dr. Roizen’s weekly broadcast – You: The Owners Manual; a targetedmore...
  • 10/10/06 9:05 am EDT

    State Farm agents to sell Humana Gold Choice, Private Fee-for-Service Medicare plan

    LOUISVILLE, Ky. & BLOOMINGTON, Ill.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Humana Inc. (NYSE: HUM) and State Farm, the nation’s largest property and casualty insurer, announced today that the more than 17,000 State Farm agents will have the opportunity to be licensed to sell Humana’s Medicare Advantage private fee for service (PFFS) plans for 2007. The agents are located throughout the United States allowing people with Medicare easy access to an agent whomore...
  • 10/9/06 2:53 pm EDT

    Bogart Epic to be Shown in Nearly 700 Theatres Across the Country through National CineMedias CineMeetings & Events

    Outreach Campaign Previews Humanas 2007 Medicare Advantage Health Plans

    LOUISVILLE, Ky.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Straight from the golden days of Hollywood to a theatre near you, Humana (NYSE: HUM) today announced that it will bring the 1942 classic “Casablanca” back to the big screen in select movie theatres nationwide as part of a campaign to preview its 2007 Medicare Advantage health plans. The special screening events are designed to introduce those eligible for Medicare and their caregivers to Humana’smore...