January 26, 2022
  • Change Healthcare is considering divesting ClaimsXten, its payment integrity business, in hopes the move will secure regulatory approval of its merger with UnitedHealth Group. The Department of Justice (DOJ) began investigating the merger last year after multiple groups said it could lead to a significant monopoly on health data. The DOJ was reportedly considering a lawsuit to intervene in the deal, but then UnitedHealth and Change entered into a timing agreement to delay closing until it completed its investigation. (Articles here and here)