Aetna has withdrawn from the public health exchange in New York as it has with other exchanges earlier this summer in Connecticut, Georgia, Maryland and Ohio. Continue reading
UnitedHealth Group and Sesame Street have collaborated on a 30-second public service announcement about the benefits of eating fruits and vegetables, the latest of many videos from the children’s network and health insurer. Continue reading
The Courant reports:
Drivers in Bridgeport and New Haven are more likely to be involved in a car crash than drivers in most of the nation’s 200 largest cities, according to a report from the Allstate Insurance Co. released Tuesday. Continue reading
Throngs of young people stream into Comcast Theatre, their Oakley and Ray-Ban shades glinting in the evening sun as they look for a beer before the John Mayer concert starts. Continue reading
Cigna Corp. and Saint Francis HealthCare Partners will begin operating under a new collaborative care agreement starting Oct. 1, an arrangement intended to reduce medical costs and improve patient care. Continue reading
The Phoenix Cos. recently started using an automated underwriting process to save money and improve efficiency as the insurer focuses on middle-income customers compared with the very wealthy clients it served before the economic collapse of 2008. Continue reading
ING U.S. agreed to pay $10.7 million to settle a dispute with insurance regulators in a number of states that questioned whether the company did enough to find and pay beneficiaries after policyholders die. Continue reading
My colleague William Weir and I are writing about Cigna’s new policy for genetic testing: Continue reading
All health insurance policies sold this fall on Connecticut’s health exchange will have a cap on out-of-pocket spending, beyond which the insurer will cover medical expenses, the head of the exchange said Thursday.
SS&C Technologies of Windsor is opening a Luxembourg office to expand its presence in Europe.