Tuesday, January 25, 2022: Payers

RecoveryOne announced it expanded its partnership with Cigna to offer its musculoskeletal care solution to Medicare Advantage members living in Cigna’s Tennessee market. The platform offers full-body virtual care backed by more than 200 proprietary clinical pathways...

Tuesday, January 25, 2022: Payers

A new Willis Towers Watson study found that 86 percent of employers named worker mental health, stress, and burnout as key priorities in 2022, but 49 percent have yet to articulate a formal strategy for wellness. Only a quarter of the 322 employers surveyed have...

Monday, January 22, 2022: Payers

A U.S. judge in Texas on Friday blocked the Biden administration from enforcing an executive order requiring federal employees to be vaccinated against COVID-19. Citing the Supreme Court opinion blocking the administration’s vaccine-or-testing mandate for private...

Friday, January 21, 2022: Payers

The CMS is examining if state laws in approximately 30 states can supersede the No Surprises Act when it comes to issues like payment dispute resolution. Each of the states already had their own dispute resolution process for out-of-network bills when the new federal...

Friday, January 21, 2022: Payers

Humana announced that its CenterWell Senior Primary Care will expand into five new markets with 26 additional clinics. The expansion – which includes the Dallas-Ft. Worth, Phoenix, Louisville, Nashville, and Charlotte markets – will start later this year and carry...

Thursday, January 20, 2022: Payers

UnitedHealth Group Inc.’s profits surged in the fourth quarter, surpassing its initial 2021 revenue and profit projections. The company’s net income reached $4.07 billion in Q4 2021, up from $2.21 billion the year before. The surge was driven by increased...