Press Releases

  • 11/21/19 8:35 am EST
    • Humana’s annual Value-Based Care Report details 27 percent fewer hospital admissions and 14.6 percent fewer emergency rooms visits, compared with Original Medicare
    • Nine percent more breast cancer screenings for Humana Medicare Advantage members served by primary care physicians in value-based agreements with Humana
    LOUISVILLE, Ky.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Helping people living with multiple chronic conditions achieve their optimal whole-person health has been a strategic initiative for Humana Inc. (NYSE: HUM). Today, Humana announced that the company has lowered overall health care costs and helped deliver improved health outcomes for Humana’s Medicare Advantage beneficiaries affiliated with primary care physicians in value-based payment models, which represents 67% of Humana’s total individual MA planmore...
  • 11/20/19 10:00 am EST

    Working Together to Help Independent Practices Transition from Fee-for-Service

    LOUISVILLE, Ky. & LONG BEACH, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Humana Inc. (NYSE: HUM), one of the nation’s leading health and well-being companies, announced today that it has signed value-based care agreements with agilon health, which helps physicians and medical groups manage the transition from fee-for-service reimbursement, on behalf of three independent physician practices located in Ohio and Texas. Effective January 1, 2020, the contracts are designed to improve health outcomes and themore...
  • 11/19/19 2:00 pm EST
    HONOLULU--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Humana Inc. (NYSE: HUM), a leading health and well-being company, today announced it has collaborated with Hawaii Senior Medical Group on a value-based agreement designed to offer a coordinated, patient-centered experience to help Humana Medicare Advantage members in Hawaii achieve better health. Humana’s Medicare Advantage HMO plan members in Honolulu County will have in-network access to Hawaii Senior Medical Group’s physicians starting Jan. 1, 2020. Thismore...
  • 11/19/19 11:00 am EST

    Award honors specialty pharmacies for their commitment to patients

    LOUISVILLE, Ky.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The specialty pharmacy team of Humana Pharmacy, the mail-delivery pharmacy service of Humana Inc. (NYSE: HUM), received the Specialty Pharmacy Patient Choice Award in the PBM/Payer Specialty Pharmacy category for the second year in a row. The award is presented by MMIT and Zitter Insights. Humana Pharmacy’s specialty pharmacy team offers enhanced clinical management programs designed to seamlessly flow between medical and pharmacy benefits. As an entity ofmore...
  • 11/15/19 3:23 pm EST
    HOUSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The student team of Ozgur Cetinok, Leah Kelly, and Erica Millwater from the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) has won the $30,000 First Place prize in the Humana-Mays Health Care Analytics 2019 Case Competition sponsored by health and well-being company Humana Inc. (NYSE: HUM) and Mays Business School at Texas A&M University.Over 1,300 masters level students representing over 80 major universities in the U.S. registered for the national competition to compete for $52,500 inmore...
  • 11/14/19 10:00 am EST

    Annual Award Celebrates Electronic Health Records, Health Systems and Pharmacy Industry Leaders for Improving Patient Safety and Workflow Efficiency

    LOUISVILLE, Ky.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Humana Pharmacy, the mail-delivery pharmacy service of Humana Inc. (NYSE: HUM), has won the prestigious 2019 Surescripts White Coat Award, an honor that celebrates healthcare industry leaders across the Surescripts Network Alliance™ who helped optimize the nearly two billion e-prescriptions delivered by Surescripts in the last year. Humana Pharmacy achieved the highest accuracy in the Pharmacy Industry Leaders category among four award winners who achievedmore...
  • 11/13/19 11:00 am EST

    Magazine announces 2020 list of America’s Best Customer Service

    LOUISVILLE, Ky.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--For the second year in a row, Humana Inc. (NYSE: HUM) rose to the top as No. 1 in service in its industry, according to Newsweek’s 2020 list of America’s Best Customer Service. “We’re proud to receive this recognition from Newsweek, as we’ve worked hard this year to deploy technology and advance our service offerings to enable us to deliver personal, engaging experiences,” said Vicki Perryman, Senior Vice President of Consumer & Provider Service andmore...
  • 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...