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5/18/2021 Centene Addresses Behavioral Health Challenges Amid National Mental Health Month Yahoo News Health payers play critical role in care coordination to address physical and mental health needsST. LOUIS , May 18, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Centene Corporation (NYSE: CNC) today announced its support for National Mental Health Month through a number of initiatives that empower providers and individuals to address behavioral health challenges, including substance use disorder (SUD). This year, the observance carries added significance as communities attempt to recover from the COVID-19 ...
5/12/2021 Neidorff says Centene-Magellan deal nearing finish line | FierceHealthcare FierceHealthcare Centene Corporation CEO Michael Neidorff said the insurer is on track to close its acquisition of Magellan Health in short order.Neidorff said during an appearance at CNBC's Healthy Returns Summit on Tuesday that the ... and, when finalized, will create one of the country's largest behavioral health platforms with 41 million members.Magellan will operate under Centene's HealthCare Enterprises arm.RELATED: Centene makes deal to acquire rare disease specialty pharmacy ...
5/10/2021 How Payers Can Enable Behavioral, Physical Care Integration HealthIT Analytics News How Payers Can Enable Behavioral, Physical Care Integration The healthcare system is in the process of pivoting from decades of siloing to behavioral and physical care integration, and payers can be part of the key to success. Source: Getty ImagesByMay 10, 2021 - Brett Hart, chief behavioral health officer at Centene, and Indira Paharia, chief operating officer for behavioral health at Centene, are very familiar with the need ...
5/5/2021 Vida Health Raises $110M to Expand Personalized Virtual Care Platform for Mental & Physical Health HIT Consultant Leave a CommentWhat You Should Know:‚Ai Vida Health , a personalized virtual care platform for physical and behavioral health, today announced it has raised $110M led by General Atlantic and global insurance giants Centene , and AXA Venture Partners . Returning investors include Ally Bridge Group, Yahoo founder Jerry Yang‚Aos AME Cloud Ventures, Aspect Ventures, Canvas Ventures, Guidewell, NGP Capital, and Workday Ventures.‚Ai Centene‚Aos investment in Vida follows ...
5/5/2021 Vida Health raises $110M for chronic condition management - MedCity News MedCity News ... Vida Health raises $110M for chronic condition management General Atlantic led the $110 million funding round, with participation from insurers Centene and AXA Venture Partners. Vida plans to use the funds to build out its ... took even before competitors Livongo and Omada launched their own behavioral health programs.‚AuVida is differentiated by its polychronic focus, addressing complex patient needs by providing a full-spectrum, holistic platform,‚Au Fletcher Gregory, a ...
4/8/2021 This is the problem with office perks ... Behavioral Health at WellCare South Carolina (who recently merged with healthcare giant Centene ), sees HR as something a little more than just a place that doles out impersonal benefits.‚AuHR is so standard across all the industries,‚Au she explains. ‚AuYou got your healthcare, educational leave is great, holidays, retirements, disability plans, parental leave‚A¶ especially in the pandemic, we‚Aove realized caregiver leave is so important. You also have ...
3/29/2021 Here's Why Hold Strategy is Apt for Centene (CNC) Stock - March 29, 2021 - Zacks.com Zacks Centene Corporation ( CNC Quick Quote CNC - Free Report ) is well-poised for growth on the back of its strategic measures and 2021 outlook.The company‚Aos earnings beat estimates twice in the trailing four quarters ... position in the market and enable it to establish a behavioral health platform.In December, it acquired PANTHERx, which is one of the largest and the fastest-growing specialty pharmacies in the United States. This ...
3/25/2021 Centene Subsidiary 'Ohana Health Plan Selected to Continue Serving Hawaii's Medicaid Managed Care and CHIP Programs Statewide PR Newswire ST. LOUIS , March 25, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Centene Corporation (NYSE: CNC ) announced today its Hawaii subsidiary 'Ohana Health Plan was selected by the Hawaii Department of Human Services' Med-QUEST Division to continue administering covered services to eligible Medicaid and Children's Health Insurance Program (CHIP) members for medically necessary medical, behavioral health, and long-term services and supports. The new statewide contract is anticipated to begin July 1, 2021 .'Ohana Health ...
3/22/2021 9 CEO changes at payers in 2021 Becker's Hospital Review ... Centene's Oklahoma Complete Health appointed Clay Franklin as plan president and CEO.6. Tia Marcel Moretti , CareSource Ohio's director of behavioral health, will be CEO of the Kids' CareAlliance, a collaboration between CareSource and the Ohio Children's Alliance.7. MetLife named James Reid CEO of Versant Health, its managed vision care company.8. Centene subsidiary WellCare of Kentucky named Joshua Sloop CEO.9. Sir Andrew Witty became the new CEO ...
2/24/2021 Centene Subsidiary 'Ohana Health Plan Selected to Continue Offering Community Care Services to Hawaii Medicaid Members - GuruFocus.com ... Centene Corporation (NYSE: CNC) announced today its Hawaii subsidiary 'Ohana Health Plan was selected to continue administering services through the Community Care Services (CCS) program in partnership with the Hawaii Department of Human Services' Med-QUEST Division. The new three-year, statewide contract is anticipated to begin July 1, 2021 with the option for two, one-year renewal extensions.Hawaii's CCS program delivers behavioral health services to approximately 5,000 Medicaid ...
1/19/2021 Centene to Bolster Pharmacy Services with Magellan Deal Centene to Bolster Pharmacy Services with Magellan Deal Jan 19, 2021NOTE: The abstract below is a shortened version of the RADAR on Drug Benefits article ‚Au Centene Expands Further Into Pharmacy With Magellan Deal .‚AuBy Leslie SmallIn addition to creating ‚Auone of the nation‚Aos largest behavioral health platforms,‚Au Centene Corp. will add another pharmacy-related asset to its portfolio with its recently announced $2.2 billion ...
1/19/2021 Radar On Market Access: Centene to Bolster Pharmacy Services with Magellan Deal 100% Focused on Market Access Radar On Market Access: Centene to Bolster Pharmacy Services with Magellan Deal Jan 19, 2021In addition to creating ‚Auone of the nation‚Aos largest behavioral health platforms,‚Au Centene Corp. will add another pharmacy-related asset to its portfolio with its recently announced $2.2 billion proposed purchase of Magellan Health, Inc, AIS Health reported.The deal, unveiled on Jan. 4, will deliver 2 million ...
1/7/2021 Centene Boosts Behavioral Health Offerings With Magellan Buy Centene Boosts Behavioral Health Offerings With Magellan Buy Jan 7, 2021 Following the recent acquisition of PANTHERx Rare, LLC and the first- quarter 2020 addition of WellCare Health Plans, Inc., Centene Corp. kicked off the new year with an agreement to purchase Magellan Health, Inc. for $2.2 billion. Magellan also just completed the previously disclosed sale of its managed care division to Molina Healthcare, Inc. The newer transaction will allow ...
1/7/2021 Centene (NYSE:CNC) & Social Capital Hedosophia Holdings Corp. III (NYSE:IPOC) Financial Contrast Social Capital Hedosophia Holdings Corp. III N/A N/ASummaryCentene beats Social Capital Hedosophia Holdings Corp. III on 9 of the 9 factors compared between the two stocks.Centene Company ProfileCentene Corporation ... prescriptions and limited over-the-counter drugs, medical equipment, and behavioral health and abuse services. This segment also offers various individual, small group, and large group commercial healthcare products to employers and directly to members ...
1/7/2021 Centene Signs Definitive Agreement to Acquire Magellan Health by Jason Yoo Jan 7, 2021 CSG Actuarial News , Medicare , news 0 commentsCentene Corporation and Magellan Health, Inc. announced they have entered into a definitive merger agreement under which Centene will acquire Magellan Health for a total value of $2.2 billion. Acquisition will broaden and deepen Centene‚Aos whole health capabilities, while establishing a leading behavioral health platform at a critical time Combined platform to deliver better health outcomes ...
1/7/2021 Datapoint: Centene Strikes $2.2 Billion Deal for Magellan Datapoint: Centene Strikes $2.2 Billion Deal for Magellan Jan 7, 2021Centene Corp. on Monday said it has entered an agreement to acquire Magellan Health, one of the largest independent providers of behavioral health services in the U.S. Its payer clients include Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Texas ( 5.9 million lives) Blue Shield of California ( 3.3 million lives) and Independence Blue Cross ( 1.8 million lives). Centene operates its own ...
1/6/2021 Cigna, UnitedHealthcare and Centene: 3 payer updates Becker's ASC Review Sponsored by National Medical Billing Services [email protected] (636) 273-6711 Cigna, UnitedHealthcare and Centene: 3 payer updates Laura Dyrda -Health insurers continued to make news as 2020 came to a close and the new year began.Three updates from insurance companies:1. Cigna sold its group life, accident and disability insurance business to New York Life in a $6.3 billion deal on Dec. 31.2. Centene will acquire behavioral health ...
1/6/2021 Insurer Centene to Buy Magellan for $2.2 Billion to Expand Its Mental Health Services 0 Comments Health insurer Centene Corp. said on Monday it has agreed to buy Magellan Health Inc. in a $2.2 billion deal including debt, looking to build up its mental health services as more Americans ... two out of five Americans are struggling with mental or behavioral health issues associated with the pandemic, the company said.‚AuI was thinking about it long before the pandemic, the pandemic just emphasized it,‚Au ...
1/5/2021 Centene (CNC) to Buy Magellan Health for Better Medical Care - January 5, 2021 - Zacks.com Zacks Centene Corporation ( CNC Quick Quote CNC - Free Report ) inked a deal to acquire Magellan Health, Inc. ( MGLN Quick Quote MGLN - Free Report ) for $95 per share in cash at a total worth of $2.2 billion ... market and will enable the leading insurer to establish a behavioral health platform. The merger is expected to result in better health outcomes of patients. Precisely, behavioral health is one of the most underserved areas ...
1/5/2021 Centene to bolster behavioral health services with $2.2B Magellan Health acquisition - MedCity News MedCity News Payers Centene to bolster behavioral health services with $2.2B Magellan Health acquisition The insurer will pay $95 per share in cash to acquire Magellan Health, a company providing an array of services, including pharmacy benefit management and behavioral health and employee assistance program services. The companies aim to develop a behavioral health platform ...
1/5/2021 Centene's $ 2.2 billion deal for Magellan focuses on behavioral health BollyInside Team 2021-01-04 Dive brief:Centene has reached a definitive deal to acquire Phoenix, Ariz.-Based Magellan Health for $ 2.2 billion, or $ 95 per share, the payor said on Monday. Magellan will operate independently under the umbrella of Centene. Executives said the combination would result in one of the largest behavioral health platforms in the country, as the two will provide behavioral services to approximately 41 million members in the ...
1/5/2021 8 recent health plan deals Becker's Hospital Review 8 recent health plan deals Morgan Haefner -Here are eight deals involving health plans that have been announced since Dec. 2, 2020:1. Harvard Pilgrim Health Care and Tufts Health Plan officially combined Jan. 1. 2. Cigna sold its group life, accident and disability insurance business to New York Life in a $6.3 billion deal.3. Centene will acquire behavioral health provider Magellan Health through a merger agreement that values ...
1/4/2021 Centene's $2.2B deal for Magellan adds focus on behavioral health https://www.healthcaredive.com/news/centenes-22b-deal-for-magellan-adds-focus-on-behavioral-health/592750/?utmsource=Sailthru&utmmedium=email&utmcampaign=Issue:%202021-01-04%20Healthcare%20Dive%20%5Bissue:31677%5D&utmterm=Healthcare%20Dive Dive ... combination will result in one of the nation‚Aos largest behavioral health platforms as the two will provide behavioral services to about 41 million members in the U.S. The deal also boosts Centene‚Aos already ...
1/4/2021 Centene Is Climbing on Its Plans to Buy Magellan Health for $2.2 Billion | Barron's M&A activity continues to pick up in the health-care space. Dreamstime Health insurer Centene is opening its pocketbook yet again, this time with a $2.2 billion acquisition of Magellan Health , which owns a pharmacy-benefit manager and provides behavioral health services, among other businesses.Centene (ticker: CNC) announced Monday that it will pay $95 per share for Magellan Health (MGLN), a 14.7% premium over Magellan‚Aos closing price ...
1/4/2021 Insurer Centene to buy Magellan in $2.2 billion mental health push Yahoo News p (Reuters) -Health insurer Centene Corp is buying Magellan Health Inc in a $2.2 billion deal, looking to build up its mental health services as more Americans struggle with COVID-19-related behavioral and anxiety ... two out of five Americans are struggling with mental or behavioral health issues associated with the pandemic, the company said. /p p The deal, which also includes debt, will add two million pharmacy benefit members ...