Wellcare

Highest Sales per Share in the Managed Health Care Industry Detected in Shares of Wellcare Health (WCG, HUM, ANTM, MOH, CNC) | 12/4/2019

Highest Sales per Share in the Managed Health Care Industry Detected in Shares of Wellcare Health (WCG, HUM, ANTM, MOH, CNC) 2:35am By James Quinn Below are the three companies in the Managed Health Care industry with the highest sales per share. Sales per share is a valuable metric in comparing relative value for companies in the same industry. Wellcare Health ranks highest with a sales per share of $397.42 …

WellCare Selected to Continue Serving Kentucky’s Medicaid Managed Care Program, Awarded Sole Contract for New Kentucky SKY Program | PR Newswire | 12/4/2019

LOUISVILLE, Ky. and TAMPA, Fla. WellCare Health Plans, Inc. (NYSE: WCG ) announced today the Kentucky Cabinet for Health and Family Services selected WellCare of Kentucky (“WellCare”) to continue serving the Commonwealth’s Medicaid managed care program in all eight program regions. The new five-year contract is anticipated to begin on July 1, 2020 . WellCare has provided Medicaid managed care services for Kentuckians since 2011, and under the new contract will …

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WellCare selected to continue serving Kentucky’s Medicaid Managed Care Program, awarded sole contract for new Kentucky SKY Program - Middlesboro Daily News | Middlesboro Daily News | 12/4/2019

LOUISVILLE, Ky. and TAMPA, Fla. — WellCare Health Plans, Inc. announced today the Kentucky Cabinet for Health and Family Services selected WellCare of Kentucky (“WellCare”) … Read more Add your comment Latest News By Staff Reports Published 10:40 am Wednesday, December 4, 2019 LOUISVILLE, Ky. and TAMPA, Fla. — WellCare Health Plans, Inc. announced today the Kentucky Cabinet for Health and Family Services selected WellCare of Kentucky (“WellCare”) to continue serving the Commonwealth’s …

Wellcare Health Up 17.3% Since SmarTrend Uptrend Call (WCG) | 12/4/2019

Wellcare Health Up 17.3% Since SmarTrend Uptrend Call (WCG) 40pm By David Diaz an Uptrend for Wellcare Health ( NYSE:WCG ) on October 18th, 2019 at $273.66. In approximately 2 months, Wellcare Health has returned 17.30% $320.99. In the past 52 weeks, shares of Wellcare Health have traded between a low of $220.63 and a high of $325.00 and are now at $320.99, which is 45% above that low price. The …

Centene Corporation Announces Extension of Exchange Offers and Consent Solicitations for WellCare Notes | PR Newswire | 12/3/2019

ST. LOUIS , Dec. 2, Centene Corporation (NYSE: CNC ) (“Centene”) announced today the extension of the expiration date of the offers to exchange (the “Exchange Offers”) notes (the “WellCare Notes”) issued by WellCare Health Plans, Inc. (NYSE: WCG ) (“WellCare”) for up to $1,950,000,000 aggregate principal amount of new notes to be issued by Centene (the “Centene Notes”) and cash and the related consent solicitations (the “Consent Solicitations”) being made by Centene …

Centene sells Illinois health plan to CVS Health to bolster WellCare deal | FierceHealthcare | 12/2/2019

… the Centene-WellCare merger talks The deal with WellCare, announced back in March, is expected to close by the first half of 2020 and has gotten approval by 26 states so far. CVS and WellCare have made previous moves to divest certain Medicaid plans in order to get federal and state approval for the merger. Back in September, WellCare sold its Missouri and Nebraska Medicaid plans to Anthem. Centene has …

Centene sells Illinois plans to CVS in next step for WellCare buy | Healthcare Dive | 12/2/2019

… said in a statement that as the company makes progress toward completing its transaction with WellCare, “the divestiture of our IlliniCare Health plan is the next step in that process.” Centene still expects the WellCare deal to close by the first half of next year. It has received approvals from 26 states but is still waiting on other federal and state regulatory nods. The latest deal with CVS will also …

Kentucky awards new contracts for five managed care organizations; WellCare to serve foster system | 12/1/2019

… been notified of five new statewide contract awards for managed care organizations (MCOs). Aetna Better Health of Kentucky, Humana Health Plan, Inc., Molina Healthcare of Kentucky, UnitedHealthcare DBA UnitedHealthcare Community Plan of Kentucky, and WellCare Health Insurance of Kentucky have been selected to serve Kentucky’s approximately 1.3 million Medicaid beneficiaries beginning July 1, 2020, when the current contracts expire. The DMS operates within the Cabinet for Health and Family Services …

Bull of the Day: WellCare (WCG) - November 29, 2019 - Zacks.com | 11/29/2019

… a business that doesn’t have to deal with natural disasters on a grand scale. I’m talking about a stock that’s in the HMO business. Today’s Bull of the Day is Zacks Rank 2 (Buy) Wellcare Health ( WCG - Free Report ) . WellCare Health Plans, Inc. provides government-sponsored managed care services. The company operates in three segments: Medicaid Health Plans, Medicare Health Plans, and Medicare Prescription Drug Plans (PDPs). This stock really …

Bull of the Day: WellCare (WCG) - November 29, 2019 - Zacks.com | 11/29/2019

… a business that doesn’t have to deal with natural disasters on a grand scale. I’m talking about a stock that’s in the HMO business. Today’s Bull of the Day is Zacks Rank 2 (Buy) Wellcare Health ( WCG - Free Report ) . WellCare Health Plans, Inc. provides government-sponsored managed care services. The company operates in three segments: Medicaid Health Plans, Medicare Health Plans, and Medicare Prescription Drug Plans (PDPs). This stock really …

Wellcare, Occidental, Six Flags, Dropbox and Zoom Video highlighted as Zacks Bull and Bear of the Day | 11/29/2019

… Press Releases - edit You follow Zacks Equity Research - edit What would you like to follow? Zacks Equity Research Read More Hide Full Article For Immediate Release Chicago, IL – November 29, 2019 – Zacks Equity Research Wellcare Health ( WCG - Free Report ) as the Bull of the Day, Six Flags Entertainment ( SIX - Free Report ) as the Bear of the Day. In addition, Zacks Equity Research provides analysis on Salesforce ( CRM - Free Report ) , Dropbox …

Wellcare Health has the Highest Revenue Per Employee in the Managed Health Care Industry (WCG, ANTM, CNC, HUM, MOH) | 11/29/2019

… next with a an RPE of $1.6 million. Centene Corp $1.4 million. Humana Inc follows with a an RPE of $1.1 million, and Molina Healthcar $981,000. SmarTrend is tracking the current trend status for Wellcare Health and will alert subscribers who have WCG in their portfolio or watchlist when shares have changed trend direction. wellcare health anthem inc centene corp humana inc molina healthcar …

Global Well Completion Equipment Market Growth 2019-2024 | 11/28/2019

… 12 Key Players Analysis 12.1.2 Well Completion Equipment Product Offered 12.1.3 Baker Hughes Well Completion Equipment Sales, Revenue, Price and Gross Margin (2017-2019) 12.1.4 Main Business Overview 12.2.2 Well Completion Equipment Product Offered 12.2.3 Wellcare Oil Tools Well Completion Equipment Sales, Revenue, Price and Gross Margin (2017-2019) 12.2.4 Main Business Overview 12.2.5 Wellcare Oil Tools News 12.3 Halliburton 12.3.2 Well Completion Equipment Product Offered 12.3.3 Halliburton Well Completion Equipment Sales …

Passport Not Awarded New Kentucky Contract for Medicaid | U.S. News & World Report | 11/27/2019

… awarding $8 billion annually in Medicaid contracts. The state said Wednesday that five other companies have been notified they are getting the statewide contract awards for managed care organizations. The companies are Aetna, Humana, Wellcare and newcomers United Healthcare and Molina Health Care. Passport CEO Scott Bowers said in a statement the company plans to protest the decision. Passport will continue providing services to Medicaid members through the existing contract …

Kentucky Medicaid contracts: Bevin administration jilts Passport | 11/27/2019

… millions of dollars by cutting drug middlemen, report says Passport now is the second-largest of the five managed care companies with current contracts. The other four, Aetna Better Health of Kentucky, Humana CareSource, WellCare of Kentucky and Anthem, are affiliates of commercial health insurance companies that operate in multiple states. The award marks the third time the state has handed out new contracts for the Medicaid work since 2012 …

Aging Matters: Medicare workshop planned | 11/24/2019

Medicare workshop planned The Shepherd’s Center of Greater Winston-Salem will have a free Medicare workshop for people turning 65 and others who have Medicare to learn about the insurance options available. Trained counselors will be available to answer questions. The session will be held from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Monday at the Walkertown Branch Library, 2969 Main St., Walkertown. Registration is required and can be made by calling 336-748-0217 …

Why Has WellCare’s Stock Gained 15% Over The Last Month? | Forbes | 11/18/2019

Share to facebook Share to twitter Share to linkedin KIEV, UKRAINE - 2018/12/18: In this photo illustration, the WellCare Health care company logo seen … [+] displayed on a smartphone. (Photo Illustration by Igor Golovniov/SOPA Images/LightRocket via Getty Images) LightRocket via Getty Images WellCare Health Plans, Inc. (NYSE: WCG) is a leading managed care company that provides government-sponsored managed care services to families, children, seniors and individuals with complex medical …

Why Has WellCare’s Stock Gained 15% Over The Last Month? | 11/18/2019

Why Has WellCare’s Stock Gained 15% Over The Last Month? 11 min ago Forbes WellCare Health Plans, Inc. (NYSE: WCG) is a leading managed care company that provides government-sponsored managed care services to families, children, seniors and individuals with complex medical needs. Wellcare has seen its stock price rise 15% over the last month, driven in part by… [ Read More ] Iran’s protests are just what Trump wants. So why …

Wellcare Health Set to Possibly Pullback After Yesterday’s Rally of 1.98% | 11/18/2019

… volume of 223,000 shares. Often times after large one-day gains, short term traders will seek to take profits and, as such, investors should be cautious. SmarTrend is tracking the current trend status for Wellcare Health and will alert subscribers who have WCG in their portfolio or watchlist when shares have changed trend direction. In the past 52 weeks, shares of Wellcare Health have traded between a low of $220.63 …

Global Well Completion Equipment Market Data Analyis 2019-2024:: Baker Hughes, Halliburton, Schlumberger, Weatherford International | 11/17/2019

… factors influencing or hampering the market growth. Moreover, the global Well Completion Equipment market report, particularly emphasizes on the key market players Baker Hughes, Halliburton, Schlumberger, Weatherford International, Welltec, Packers Plus, Delta Oil Tools, Wellcare Oil Tools, Resource Well, Completion Technologies, Omega Completion Technology, OAO Tyazhpressmash, Mansfield Energy, Completion, Technology Resources, TEAM Oil Tools, Trican, Rasson Energy India, SPT Energy Group, Yantai Jereh, Petro-king, COSL that are competing with …

Medicaid

Pictet Asset Management Ltd. Has $6.20 Million Stake in WellCare Health Plans, Inc. (NYSE:WCG) | 12/4/2019

Pictet Asset Management Ltd. reduced its holdings in shares of WellCare Health Plans, Inc. (NYSE:WCG) by 4.0% in the 3rd quarter, according to its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The … sponsored managed care services. The company operates in three segments: Medicaid Health Plans, Medicare Health Plans, and Medicare Prescription Drug Plans (PDPs). The Medicaid Health Plans segment offers plans for beneficiaries of temporary assistance for …

WellCare Selected to Continue Serving Kentucky’s Medicaid Managed Care Program, Awarded Sole Contract for New Kentucky SKY Program | PR Newswire | 12/4/2019

LOUISVILLE, Ky. and TAMPA, Fla. WellCare Health Plans, Inc. (NYSE: WCG ) announced today the Kentucky Cabinet for Health and Family Services selected WellCare of Kentucky (“WellCare”) to continue serving the Commonwealth’s Medicaid managed care program in all eight program regions. The new five-year contract is anticipated to begin on July 1, 2020 . WellCare has provided Medicaid managed care services for Kentuckians since 2011, and under the new contract will …

Medicare

WellCare Selected to Continue Serving Kentucky’s Medicaid Managed Care Program, Awarded Sole Contract for New Kentucky SKY Program | PR Newswire | 12/4/2019

LOUISVILLE, Ky. and TAMPA, Fla. WellCare Health Plans, Inc. (NYSE: WCG ) announced today the Kentucky Cabinet for Health and Family Services selected WellCare of Kentucky (“WellCare”) to continue serving the Commonwealth’s Medicaid managed care program … Sept. 30, 2019 , WellCare serves approximately 438,000 Medicaid members, 14,000 Medicare Advantage plan members and 33,000 Medicare Prescription Drug Plan members in Kentucky . About WellCare Health Plans, Inc. Headquartered in Tampa, Fla. , WellCare Health Plans …

Medicare Advantage

WellCare Selected to Continue Serving Kentucky’s Medicaid Managed Care Program, Awarded Sole Contract for New Kentucky SKY Program | PR Newswire | 12/4/2019

LOUISVILLE, Ky. and TAMPA, Fla. WellCare Health Plans, Inc. (NYSE: WCG ) announced today the Kentucky Cabinet for Health and Family Services selected WellCare of Kentucky (“WellCare”) to continue serving the Commonwealth’s Medicaid managed care program … Sept. 30, 2019 , WellCare serves approximately 438,000 Medicaid members, 14,000 Medicare Advantage plan members and 33,000 Medicare Prescription Drug Plan members in Kentucky . About WellCare Health Plans, Inc. Headquartered in Tampa, Fla. , WellCare Health Plans …

Health Insurance Marketplace

WellCare Selected to Continue Serving Kentucky’s Medicaid Managed Care Program, Awarded Sole Contract for New Kentucky SKY Program | PR Newswire | 12/4/2019

LOUISVILLE, Ky. and TAMPA, Fla. WellCare Health Plans, Inc. (NYSE: WCG ) announced today the Kentucky Cabinet for Health and Family Services selected WellCare of Kentucky (“WellCare”) to continue serving the Commonwealth’s Medicaid managed care program … Medicare Prescription Drug Plans, as well as individuals in the Health Insurance Marketplace. WellCare serves approximately 6.4 million members nationwide as of September 30, 2019 . For more information about WellCare, please visit the company’s website …

ACA

Centene Corporation Announces Extension of Exchange Offers and Consent Solicitations for WellCare Notes | PR Newswire | 12/3/2019

… CNC ) (“Centene”) announced today the extension of the expiration date of the offers to exchange (the “Exchange Offers”) notes (the “WellCare Notes”) issued by WellCare Health Plans, Inc. (NYSE: WCG ) (“WellCare”) for up to $1,950,000,000 … Reconciliation Act, collectively referred to as the Affordable Care Act (“ACA”), and any regulations enacted thereunder that may result from changing political conditions or judicial actions, including the ultimate outcome of the District Court decision …

Behavioral Health

Centene Corporation Announces Extension of Exchange Offers and Consent Solicitations for WellCare Notes | PR Newswire | 12/3/2019

… CNC ) (“Centene”) announced today the extension of the expiration date of the offers to exchange (the “Exchange Offers”) notes (the “WellCare Notes”) issued by WellCare Health Plans, Inc. (NYSE: WCG ) (“WellCare”) for up to $1,950,000,000 … other healthcare and commercial organizations to provide specialty services including behavioral health management, care management software, correctional healthcare services, dental benefits management, commercial programs, home-based primary care services, life and health management, vision benefits …

Health Management

Centene Corporation Announces Extension of Exchange Offers and Consent Solicitations for WellCare Notes | PR Newswire | 12/3/2019

… CNC ) (“Centene”) announced today the extension of the expiration date of the offers to exchange (the “Exchange Offers”) notes (the “WellCare Notes”) issued by WellCare Health Plans, Inc. (NYSE: WCG ) (“WellCare”) for up to $1,950,000,000 … healthcare and commercial organizations to provide specialty services including behavioral health management, care management software, correctional healthcare services, dental benefits management, commercial programs, home-based primary care services, life and health management, vision benefits management …

Telehealth

Centene Corporation Announces Extension of Exchange Offers and Consent Solicitations for WellCare Notes | PR Newswire | 12/3/2019

… CNC ) (“Centene”) announced today the extension of the expiration date of the offers to exchange (the “Exchange Offers”) notes (the “WellCare Notes”) issued by WellCare Health Plans, Inc. (NYSE: WCG ) (“WellCare”) for up to $1,950,000,000 … management, vision benefits management, pharmacy benefits management, specialty pharmacy and telehealth services. Cautionary Statement Regarding Forward-Looking Statements All statements, other than statements of current or historical fact, contained in this communication are forward-looking …

Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services

Centene Corporation Announces Extension of Exchange Offers and Consent Solicitations for WellCare Notes | PR Newswire | 12/3/2019

… CNC ) (“Centene”) announced today the extension of the expiration date of the offers to exchange (the “Exchange Offers”) notes (the “WellCare Notes”) issued by WellCare Health Plans, Inc. (NYSE: WCG ) (“WellCare”) for up to $1,950,000,000 … xxxix) Centene’s ability to maintain or achieve improvement in the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services star ratings and maintain or achieve improvement in other quality scores in each case that can impact revenue and …

Care Management Software

Centene Corporation Announces Extension of Exchange Offers and Consent Solicitations for WellCare Notes | PR Newswire | 12/3/2019

… CNC ) (“Centene”) announced today the extension of the expiration date of the offers to exchange (the “Exchange Offers”) notes (the “WellCare Notes”) issued by WellCare Health Plans, Inc. (NYSE: WCG ) (“WellCare”) for up to $1,950,000,000 … commercial organizations to provide specialty services including behavioral health management, care management software, correctional healthcare services, dental benefits management, commercial programs, home-based primary care services, life and health management, vision benefits management, pharmacy benefits …

CVS

Molina Healthcare Wins Kentucky Medicaid Managed Care Deal - December 4, 2019 - Zacks.com | 12/4/2019

CVS Health Corporation ( CVS - Free Report ) , Humana Inc. ( HUM - Free Report ) , UnitedHealthcare Group Inc. ( UNH - Free Report ) and WellCare Health Plans Inc. These companies will manage health care services for more than 1.3 million people via TANF, CHIP and ABD Medicaid programs. The Medicaid contracts are expected to be launched on Jul 1, 2020 and run through Dec 31, 2025 and may be renewed for up to five additional two …

CVS Health Set to Acquire Centene’s IlliniCare Health Plan | Zacks | 12/3/2019

CVS Health Set to Acquire Centene’s IlliniCare Health Plan Zacks Equity Research You follow Analyst Blog - edit You follow Zacks Equity Research - edit What would you like to follow? Zacks Equity Research Cancel Read More … completion of a previously announced merger deal between Centene and WellCare. Per the agreement, Centene will retain IlliniCare’s Medicare-Medicaid Alignment Initiative business and IlliniCare’s statewide YouthCare foster care contract. Notably, the financial terms of …

CVS Health

Molina Healthcare Wins Kentucky Medicaid Managed Care Deal - December 4, 2019 - Zacks.com | 12/4/2019

CVS Health Corporation ( CVS - Free Report ) , Humana Inc. ( HUM - Free Report ) , UnitedHealthcare Group Inc. ( UNH - Free Report ) and WellCare Health Plans Inc. These companies will manage health care services for more than 1.3 million people via TANF, CHIP and ABD Medicaid programs. The Medicaid contracts are expected to be launched on Jul 1, 2020 and run through Dec 31, 2025 and may be renewed for up to five additional two …

CVS Health Set to Acquire Centene’s IlliniCare Health Plan | Zacks | 12/3/2019

CVS Health Set to Acquire Centene’s IlliniCare Health Plan Zacks Equity Research You follow Analyst Blog - edit You follow Zacks Equity Research - edit What would you like to follow? Zacks Equity Research Cancel Read More … completion of a previously announced merger deal between Centene and WellCare. Per the agreement, Centene will retain IlliniCare’s Medicare-Medicaid Alignment Initiative business and IlliniCare’s statewide YouthCare foster care contract. Notably, the financial terms of …

Anthem, Inc.

Beshear aide voices concern as Kentucky’s new Medicaid contracts drop Passport, Anthem | 12/2/2019

… the care of Kentuckians on Medicaid — and dropped Anthem Inc. and the nonprofit Passport Health Plan, which now have contracts with the state. The three returning firms are subsidiaries of Aetna, Humana and WellCare. The two newcomers are UnitedHealthcare Community Plan of Kentucky and Molina Healthcare of Kentucky. The new contracts would replace the old ones on July 1, unless Passport and Anthem win protests they say they will file …

Why Is Centene (CNC) Up 22.9% Since Last Earnings Report? | Zacks | 11/21/2019

… WellCare won approval from the insurance departments of 17 states. Centene and WellCare announced that the latter’s subsidiary will be selling its Missouri and Nebraska Medicaid plans to Anthem, Inc. However, this sale is subject to certain closing conditions. The strategic move is related to the $17-billion worth pending merger of Centene with WellCare, which is expected to be completed in the first half of 2020.Centene announced the …

StayWell

Medicaid Program Helps Mentally Ill, Substance Abusers Find Housing | 11/22/2019

… Staywell – will participate in the program. Staywell has already identified 400 people who are eligible for the pilot program, said Liz Miller, Florida president for WellCare, which operates Staywell. “We’re doing something here in Florida that we haven’t seen done in any other states,” Miller said. “I have peers in my company that work in other states that are really watching closely what we’re doing here.” Tags …

WellCare Donates $15,000 to Support the Family Café | PR Newswire | 6/7/2019

TAMPA, Fla. , June 7, 2019 /PRNewswire/ – Recognizing the importance of ensuring people with disabilities have access to the care and services they need to live better, healthier lives, WellCare Health Plans, Inc. (NYSE: WCG ) and its Staywell Health Plan have donated $15,000 to sponsor the 21st Annual Family Café in Orlando, Florida June 7-9 . Approximately 61 million U.S. adults (26%) are living with a disability, according to the Centers for …

UnitedHealth

UnitedHealth leads the way in Q3 as top insurers rake in $10.2B in profit | FierceHealthcare | 11/19/2019

UnitedHealth Group blew its competitors out of the water in profit for the third quarter, netting $5 billion on the back of continued double-digit growth at Optum. The second-highest profit earner for the … Q3 2018 to $175 million in Q3 2019. RELATED: Centene, WellCare get OK from 5 states for $17B merger Centene’s profits took a significant jump year-over-year. The insurer posted $19 million in profit …

Millions of Medicare Part D Enrollees Face Increases in Premiums and Other Costs in 2020 if They Do Not Switch Plans During Open Enrollment | 11/14/2019

… range sixfold, with the two lowest-premium plans charging $13 per month (Humana Walmart Value Rx) and $14 per month (WellCare Wellness Rx) and the two highest-premium plans charging $79 per month (AARP MedicareRx … are projected to be in plans operated by five firms: UnitedHealth, Humana, WellCare, CVS Health, and Cigna. There is a wide difference in cost sharing for generic and brand-name drugs, and most plans are …

UnitedHealth Group

UnitedHealth leads the way in Q3 as top insurers rake in $10.2B in profit | FierceHealthcare | 11/19/2019

UnitedHealth Group blew its competitors out of the water in profit for the third quarter, netting $5 billion on the back of continued double-digit growth at Optum. The second-highest profit earner for the … Q3 2018 to $175 million in Q3 2019. RELATED: Centene, WellCare get OK from 5 states for $17B merger Centene’s profits took a significant jump year-over-year. The insurer posted $19 million in profit …

Private Medicare enrollment for 7 commercial payers | Becker’s Hospital Review | 11/8/2019

All but one of seven large commercial payers reported growth in their Medicare Advantage and other private Medicare membership in the third quarter of fiscal year 2019. Here’s how CVS Health-owned Aetna, Anthem, Centene, Cigna, Humana, UnitedHealth Group and WellCare Health Plans stacked up, according to recent financial documents: Payers are listed in order of greatest year-over-year Medicare enrollment growth as of Sept. 30, 2019. Numbers exclude …

CVS Caremark

WellCare expands Medicare benefits for 2020 annual enrollment period | 11/12/2019

… Flex Card to Help Cover Out-of-Pocket Expenses, Fitness Trackers, Streamed Exercise Classes, Alternative Therapies and Expanded Plan Choices WellCare Health Plans, Inc (NYSE: WCG) is offering a number of new plan options to … 0 for a 90-day supply of generic medications from CVS Caremark Home Delivery. Expanded Plan Offerings include: Nine new Part B Premium Giveback plans ranging from $300 to $1,572 annually, which refund a portion …

Apple Health

HomeTown Health Recognizes Key Leaders in Rural Hospitals Throughout Georgia | PRWeb | 11/1/2019

… their team into the Leadership Program. 2019 Graduates who are members of Business Partner teams are: Connie Alexander, Controller/Financial Analyst, HealtHIE GA Christopher Jones, Consulting Team Leader, Secure Records Solutions Thomas Stair, Wellcare Likewise, Terry Edwards, Learning & Development Specialist, HomeTown Health, also completed the 2019 Leadership Program this year. About HomeTown Health: HomeTown Health, LLC, celebrating its 20th Anniversary this year, serves more than 70 hospitals throughout the Southeastern …

Oct 17, 2019 - HM Capital Management, LLC Buys Boeing Co, KLA Corp, Sells WellCare Health Plans Inc, iShares Russell 2000 ETF, Apple Inc - GuruFocus.com | 10/17/2019

Clayton, MO, based Investment company HM Capital Management, LLC ( Current Portfolio ) buys Boeing Co, KLA Corp, sells WellCare Health Plans Inc, iShares Russell 2000 ETF, Apple Inc, General Electric Co during HM Capital Management, LLC. As of 2019Q3, HM Capital Management, LLC owns 43 stocks with a total value of $158 KLAC , Added Positions: VEU , BA , AMZN , JNJ , MSFT , PG , XOM , NTR , BRK.B , HXL , MKC , UNH , Reduced Positions: IWM , AAPL …

CNO

HomeTown Health Recognizes Key Leaders in Rural Hospitals Throughout Georgia | PRWeb | 11/1/2019

… in sharing best practices in the business office and for her commitment to excellence and revenue cycle improvement.” Bob Kepshire, CNO/Administrator at University Hospital McDuffie, was recognized as the 2019 Nurse Executive of the … Christopher Jones, Consulting Team Leader, Secure Records Solutions Thomas Stair, Wellcare Likewise, Terry Edwards, Learning & Development Specialist, HomeTown Health, also completed the 2019 Leadership Program this year. About HomeTown Health: HomeTown Health, LLC, celebrating its …

HomeTown Health Recognizes Key Leaders in Rural Hospitals Throughout Georgia | Markets Insider | Business Insider | 11/1/2019

… in sharing best practices in the business office and for her commitment to excellence and revenue cycle improvement.” Bob Kepshire , CNO/Administrator at University Hospital McDuffie, was recognized as the 2019 Nurse Executive of the … Christopher Jones , Consulting Team Leader, Secure Records Solutions Thomas Stair , Wellcare Likewise, Terry Edwards , Learning & Development Specialist, HomeTown Health, also completed the 2019 Leadership Program this year. About HomeTown Health: HomeTown Health, LLC, celebrating its …

Express Scripts

Cigna (CI) Q3 Earnings & Revenues Beat Estimates, View Up | Yahoo News | 10/31/2019

… 35.8 billion beat the Zacks Consensus Estimate by 5%. Revenues grew 214% year over year owing to the acquisition of Express Scripts. Among the revenue components, pharmacy revenues were $25.9 billion compared with $747 million … far are UnitedHealth Group, Inc. UNH, Anthem Inc. ANTM and Wellcare Health Plans, Inc. WCG, each beating the Zacks Consensus Estimate by 3.47%, 0.62% and 39.95%, respectively. Free: Zacks’ Single Best Stock Set to Double …

Preferred Pharmacy Networks Rebound in 2020 Medicare Part D Plans: Details on WellCare, CVS Health, Humana, Cigna, and More | 10/22/2019

CONTACT Tuesday, October 22, 2019 Preferred Pharmacy Networks Rebound in 2020 Medicare Part D Plans: Details on WellCare, CVS Health, Humana, Cigna, and More The Centers for Medicare & has released its data on the 2020 … Secure Extra). The Secure-Essential plan was introduced for 2019. Express Scripts : Choice, Saver, and Value. Note that Express Scripts is offering its own plans separately from Cigna. Mutual of Omaha Rx : Rx Plus and …

BlackRock Inc.

BlackRock Inc. Decreases Stock Position in WellCare Health Plans, Inc. (NYSE:WCG) | 11/8/2019

BlackRock Inc. lowered its stake in WellCare Health Plans, Inc. (NYSE:WCG) by 1.8% during the 2nd quarter, according to the company in its most recent filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The institutional investor owned 3,614,402 shares of the company’s stock after selling 64,393 shares during the quarter. BlackRock Inc. owned about 7.18% of WellCare Health Plans worth $1,030,355,000 as of its most recent SEC filing. Other hedge funds …

BlackRock Inc. Sells 64,393 Shares of WellCare Health Plans, Inc. (NYSE:WCG) | 9/24/2019

BlackRock Inc. Sells 64,393 Shares of WellCare Health Plans, Inc. (NYSE:WCG) Posted by Sean Solarzano on Sep 24th, 2019 BlackRock Inc. cut its holdings in shares of WellCare Health Plans, Inc. (NYSE:WCG) by 1.8% during the 2nd quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The firm owned 3,614,402 shares of the company’s stock after selling 64,393 shares during the quarter. BlackRock Inc …

Jefferies Financial Group

Jefferies Financial Group Comments on WellCare Health Plans, Inc.’s Q1 2020 Earnings (NYSE:WCG) | 11/3/2019

WellCare Health Plans, Inc. (NYSE:WCG) – Investment analysts at Jefferies Financial Group issued their Q1 2020 earnings per share estimates for shares of WellCare Health Plans in a note issued to investors on Wednesday, October 30th. Jefferies Financial Group analyst D. Windley anticipates that the company will post earnings of $3.58 per share for the quarter. Jefferies Financial Group also issued estimates for WellCare Health Plans’ Q2 2020 earnings at …

WellCare Health Plans, Inc. Forecasted to Post Q1 2020 Earnings of $3.58 Per Share (NYSE:WCG) | 11/2/2019

WellCare Health Plans, Inc. (NYSE:WCG) – Equities research analysts at Jefferies Financial Group issued their Q1 2020 earnings per share (EPS) estimates for WellCare Health Plans in a report issued on Wednesday, October 30th. Jefferies Financial Group analyst D. Windley forecasts that the company will post earnings per share of $3.58 for the quarter. Jefferies Financial Group also issued estimates for WellCare Health Plans’ Q2 2020 earnings at $4.43 EPS …

SunTrust Bank

WellCare Health Plans, Inc. (NYSE:WCG) to Post Q4 2019 Earnings of $2.18 Per Share, SunTrust Banks Forecasts | 11/1/2019

WellCare Health Plans, Inc. (NYSE:WCG) – Research analysts at SunTrust Banks raised their Q4 2019 earnings per share estimates for WellCare Health Plans in a research report issued on Wednesday, October 30th. SunTrust Banks analyst D. Macdonald now anticipates that the company will post earnings of $2.18 per share for the quarter, up from their previous estimate of $1.92. SunTrust Banks also issued estimates for WellCare Health Plans’ Q1 2020 …

SunTrust Banks Comments on WellCare Health Plans, Inc.’s Q3 2019 Earnings (NYSE:WCG) | 8/16/2019

WellCare Health Plans, Inc. (NYSE:WCG) – Equities researchers at SunTrust Banks reduced their Q3 2019 earnings per share (EPS) estimates for WellCare Health Plans in a research note issued on Tuesday, July 30th, according to Zacks Investment Research . SunTrust Banks analyst D. Macdonald now anticipates that the company will post earnings of $3.90 per share for the quarter, down from their prior estimate of $3.94. SunTrust Banks also issued estimates …

Morgan Stanley

WellCare Health Plans, Inc. (NYSE:WCG) Shares Bought by Morgan Stanley | 11/1/2019

WellCare Health Plans, Inc. (NYSE:WCG) Shares Bought by Morgan Stanley Posted by Clark Linder on Oct 31st, 2019 Morgan Stanley grew its stake in shares of WellCare Health Plans, Inc. (NYSE:WCG) by 9.0% in the 2nd quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The fund owned 64,697 shares of the company’s stock after acquiring an additional 5,356 shares during the period …

Recent Research Analysts’ Ratings Updates for Centene (CNC) | 10/25/2019

… membership and expansion. It boasts an impressive inorganic growth strategy, driven by buyouts. Recently, it entered into an agreement with WellCare, which will leverage its position as the largest Medicaid managed care organization in the … 9/26/2019 – Centene had its price target lowered by analysts at Morgan Stanley from $64.00 to $62.00. They now have an “overweight” rating on the stock. 9/12/2019 – Centene is now covered by analysts at Deutsche Bank …

Goldman Sachs

Anthem (ANTM) Q3 2019 Earnings Call Transcript | The Motley Fool | 10/24/2019

… look forward to working with our state partners to serve members in Missouri and Nebraska upon completion of the Centene WellCare transaction. Our commitment to sustainability also remains a key focus for our organization. With … next question comes from the line of Stephen Tanal from Goldman Sachs. Please go ahead. Stephen Tanal – Goldman Sachs – Analyst Good morning, guys. Thanks for the question. I think the unfavorable development sort of situation …

Goldman Closes Above 210; Breakout Confirmed - Square And Others In Breakout Bonanza | Seeking Alpha | 7/12/2019

… 2.3%, perhaps 2.5%. That differential will help the financial sector make more money. As previously noted, the charts showed that Goldman Sachs (NYSE: GS ) should accelerate to the upside if it were to close above … the 52-week high is 74.5. CNC is acquiring the WellCare Group, which should close in the first half of 2020. I think there are still some points to be scalped here. Head on a …

Jennison Associates

WellCare Health Plans, Inc. (NYSE:WCG) Expected to Announce Quarterly Sales of $6.82 Billion | 10/7/2019

Equities analysts expect that WellCare Health Plans, Inc. (NYSE:WCG) will report $6.82 billion in sales for the current quarter, Zacks reports. Five analysts have issued estimates for WellCare Health Plans’ earnings, with the lowest … 260,234,000 after purchasing an additional 318,581 shares during the period. Jennison Associates LLC acquired a new stake in WellCare Health Plans in the 1st quarter valued at $79,297,000. Paulson & CO. Inc. boosted its stake in …

WellCare Health Plans, Inc. (NYSE:WCG) Shares Sold by Public Employees Retirement System of Ohio | 9/14/2019

Public Employees Retirement System of Ohio cut its stake in WellCare Health Plans, Inc. (NYSE:WCG) by 14.7% in the second quarter, according to its most recent 13F filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The … after acquiring an additional 1,962 shares during the last quarter. Jennison Associates LLC acquired a new stake in shares of WellCare Health Plans in the 1st quarter worth $79,297,000. Dupont Capital Management Corp purchased a …

BlackRock

BlackRock Inc. Sells 64,393 Shares of WellCare Health Plans, Inc. (NYSE:WCG) | 9/24/2019

BlackRock Inc. Sells 64,393 Shares of WellCare Health Plans, Inc. (NYSE:WCG) Posted by Sean Solarzano on Sep 24th, 2019 BlackRock Inc. cut its holdings in shares of WellCare Health Plans, Inc. (NYSE:WCG) by 1.8% during the 2nd quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The firm owned 3,614,402 shares of the company’s stock after selling 64,393 shares during the quarter. BlackRock Inc …

Fiera Capital Corp Has $49.28 Million Holdings in WellCare Health Plans, Inc. (NYSE:WCG) | 6/17/2019

Fiera Capital Corp Has $49.28 Million Holdings in WellCare Health Plans, Inc. (NYSE:WCG) Posted by Bob Meade on Jun 17th, 2019 Tweet Fiera Capital Corp boosted its holdings in shares of WellCare Health Plans … 1,795,681,000 after purchasing an additional 1,159,497 shares during the period. BlackRock Inc. increased its position in WellCare Health Plans by 3.8% during the 4th quarter. BlackRock Inc. now owns 4,158,143 shares of the company’s stock …

CIBC World Markets

Cibc World Markets Corp Trims Stock Holdings in WellCare Health Plans, Inc. (NYSE:WCG) | 9/21/2019

Cibc World Markets Corp Trims Stock Holdings in WellCare Health Plans, Inc. (NYSE:WCG) Posted by Brian Wu on Sep 20th, 2019 Cibc World Markets Corp reduced its stake in WellCare Health Plans, Inc. (NYSE:WCG) by 3.9% during the 2nd quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The institutional investor owned 11,495 shares of the company’s stock after selling 472 shares during …

Cibc World Markets Corp Sells 472 Shares of WellCare Health Plans, Inc. (NYSE:WCG) | 9/13/2019

Cibc World Markets Corp reduced its holdings in shares of WellCare Health Plans, Inc. (NYSE:WCG) by 3.9% in the 2nd quarter, according to its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The firm owned 11,495 shares of the company’s stock after selling 472 shares during the quarter. Cibc World Markets Corp’s holdings in WellCare Health Plans were worth $3,277,000 as of its most recent SEC filing. Several …

Rock Springs Capital

Rock Springs Capital Management LP Has $91.37 Million Stock Position in WellCare Health Plans, Inc. (NYSE:WCG) | 9/17/2019

Rock Springs Capital Management LP lifted its holdings in WellCare Health Plans, Inc. (NYSE:WCG) by 0.2% in the second quarter, according to the company in its most recent filing with the SEC. The fund owned 320,500 shares of the company’s stock after acquiring an additional 500 shares during the quarter. WellCare Health Plans accounts for about 3.3% of Rock Springs Capital Management LP’s holdings, making the stock its 3rd …

Rock Springs Capital Management LP Has $91.37 Million Stock Position in WellCare Health Plans, Inc. (NYSE:WCG) - American Banking News | 9/16/2019

Rock Springs Capital Management LP lifted its holdings in WellCare Health Plans, Inc. (NYSE:WCG) by 0.2% in the second quarter, according to the company in its most recent filing with the SEC. The fund owned 320,500 shares of the company’s stock after acquiring an additional 500 shares during the quarter. WellCare Health Plans accounts for about 3.3% of Rock Springs Capital Management LP’s holdings, making the stock its 3rd …

PineBridge Investments

Pinebridge Investments L.P. Has $8.51 Million Stock Position in WellCare Health Plans, Inc. (NYSE:WCG) | 9/15/2019

Pinebridge Investments L.P. lowered its position in shares of WellCare Health Plans, Inc. (NYSE:WCG) by 27.7% in the second quarter, according to its most recent 13F filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The institutional investor owned 29,848 shares of the company’s stock after selling 11,451 shares during the quarter. Pinebridge Investments L.P. owned approximately 0.06% of WellCare Health Plans worth $8,509,000 at the end of the most recent quarter …

Tenet Healthcare

UnitedHealth leads the way in Q3 as top insurers rake in $10.2B in profit | FierceHealthcare | 11/19/2019

… in Q3 2018 to $17.2 billion in Q3 2019. RELATED: Chutes & Ladders—UnitedHealth Group names Optum CEO as its president; Tenet Healthcare names new COO Humana beat Wall Street projections in Q3, and in its … Q3 2018 to $175 million in Q3 2019. RELATED: Centene, WellCare get OK from 5 states for $17B merger Centene’s profits took a significant jump year-over-year. The insurer posted $19 million in profit …

2019 Report: The Top 50 Global Companies for Health Care Equipment & Services | Benzinga | 10/24/2019

Wellcare Health Plans, Inc. Suzuken Co., Ltd. Danaher Corporation Molina Healthcare, Inc. Tenet Healthcare Corporation Siemens Healthineers Ag Becton Dickinson and Co Community Health Systems, Inc. Stryker Corporation Henry Schein, Inc. Jointown Pharmaceutical Group Co Ltd EssilorLuxottica SA Toho Holdings Company Limited Davita Inc Laboratory Corporation of America Holdings Baxter International Inc. Universal Health Services, Inc. Owens & Minor, Incorporated Boston Scientific Corporation Zimmer Biomet Holdings Inc Quest Diagnostics Incorporated Olympus …

Meridian Health

WellCare Reports Third Quarter 2019 Results | PR Newswire | 10/30/2019

TAMPA, Fla. , Oct. 30, 2019 /PRNewswire/ – WellCare Health Plans, Inc. (NYSE: WCG ) (“WellCare”) today reported results for the quarter ended September 30, 2019 . As determined under generally accepted accounting principles (GAAP), net income for the third quarter of 2019 was $241.0 million , or $4.74 per diluted share. Adjusted net income for the third quarter of 2019 was $279.8 million , or $5.50 per diluted share. “We are pleased with our strong …

Medical Director of Behavioral Health | 10/18/2019

Overview Who we are: Meridian, a WellCare Company, is part of a national network of passionate leaders, achievers, and innovators dedicated to making a difference in the lives of our members, our providers and in … Director of Behavioral Health: Ultimately Responsible for clinical oversight of Meridian Health Plan’s Behavioral Health and Substance Abuse Program. The Medical Director will oversee utilization review process, provide clinical supervision to Peer Advisors and Clinical …

HCA

2019 Report: The Top 50 Global Companies for Health Care Equipment & Services | Benzinga | 10/24/2019

HCA Healthcare Inc Fresenius SE & Co KGaA Medtronic PLC Medipal Holdings Corporation McKesson Europe AG Alfresa Holdings Corporation Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc. Shanghai Pharmaceuticals Holding Co Ltd Fujifilm Holdings Corporation Fresenius Medical Care AG & Co. KGaA Koninklijke Philips NV Wellcare Health Plans, Inc. Suzuken Co., Ltd. Danaher Corporation Molina Healthcare, Inc. Tenet Healthcare Corporation Siemens Healthineers Ag Becton Dickinson and Co Community Health Systems, Inc. Stryker Corporation Henry Schein, Inc …

Top 50 Company Reports for Health Care Equipment & Services, 2019 - ResearchAndMarkets.com | Benzinga | 10/24/2019

HCA Healthcare Inc Fresenius SE & Co KGaA Medtronic PLC Medipal Holdings Corporation McKesson Europe AG Alfresa Holdings Corporation Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc. Shanghai Pharmaceuticals Holding Co Ltd Fujifilm Holdings Corporation Fresenius Medical Care AG & Co. KGaA Koninklijke Philips NV Wellcare Health Plans, Inc. Suzuken Co., Ltd. Danaher Corporation Molina Healthcare, Inc. Tenet Healthcare Corporation Siemens Healthineers Ag Becton Dickinson and Co Community Health Systems, Inc. Stryker Corporation Henry Schein, Inc …

HCA Healthcare

2019 Report: The Top 50 Global Companies for Health Care Equipment & Services | Benzinga | 10/24/2019

HCA Healthcare Inc Fresenius SE & Co KGaA Medtronic PLC Medipal Holdings Corporation McKesson Europe AG Alfresa Holdings Corporation Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc. Shanghai Pharmaceuticals Holding Co Ltd Fujifilm Holdings Corporation Fresenius Medical Care AG & Co. KGaA Koninklijke Philips NV Wellcare Health Plans, Inc. Suzuken Co., Ltd. Danaher Corporation Molina Healthcare, Inc. Tenet Healthcare Corporation Siemens Healthineers Ag Becton Dickinson and Co Community Health Systems, Inc. Stryker Corporation Henry Schein, Inc …

Top 50 Company Reports for Health Care Equipment & Services, 2019 - ResearchAndMarkets.com | Benzinga | 10/24/2019

HCA Healthcare Inc Fresenius SE & Co KGaA Medtronic PLC Medipal Holdings Corporation McKesson Europe AG Alfresa Holdings Corporation Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc. Shanghai Pharmaceuticals Holding Co Ltd Fujifilm Holdings Corporation Fresenius Medical Care AG & Co. KGaA Koninklijke Philips NV Wellcare Health Plans, Inc. Suzuken Co., Ltd. Danaher Corporation Molina Healthcare, Inc. Tenet Healthcare Corporation Siemens Healthineers Ag Becton Dickinson and Co Community Health Systems, Inc. Stryker Corporation Henry Schein, Inc …

Kaiser Permanente

HealthMetrix Research Selects 2020 Medicare Advantage Plans for Exceptional Benefit Value & Overall Performance | PR Newswire | 10/15/2019

… Star (lowest) to 5-Star (highest) scale. East Previous year Senior Choice Gold Award recipient Albany MVP (4.5 Star) Atlanta Kaiser Permanente (5 Star) Baltimore Johns Hopkins Healthcare (3.5 Star) Boston Tufts Health Plan (5 … United HealthCare (4.5 Star) Lansing HAP (4 Star) Little Rock WellCare (3.5 Star) Louisville WellCare (3.5 Star) Milwaukee Anthem (4 Star) Minneapolis-St. Paul Blue Cross Blue Shield (4.5 Star) Mobile Blue Cross Blue Shield …

Medicare Advantage open enrollment starts this week. Here are the health plans’ star ratings for 2020 | FierceHealthcare | 10/12/2019

… five-star scale, are based on clinical factors such as chronic disease management alongside member experience and customer service measures. Kaiser Permanente once again leads the charge on the ratings . Kaiser’s plans earned an average … average; UnitedHealthcare, Aetna and Anthem earn a 4.0 score; and WellCare earns a 3.7. Under this model, it indicates that most of MA’s covered lives will be in plans with high-quality. Humana, for example …

Maricopa Integrated Health System

WellCare Unit Inks Deal to Serve Medicaid Liver Patients - April 16, 2019 - Zacks.com | 4/16/2019

WellCare Health Plans, Inc .’s ( WCG - Free Report ) unit Care1st Health Plan Arizona, has signed a value-based deal with Maricopa Integrated Health System (MIHS) on Oct 1, 2018 to launch the Hepatitis C Center of Excellence program. The project will help treat the Medicaid members in Maricopa County with the aforementioned infectious liver disease under a value-based bundled payment deal. Per the experts at the Institute for Strategy …

Florida Hospital Tampa, Tampa FL

Dr. Kiran Patel among the investors in Tampa Bay Times | Business Wire | 11/17/2017

… Told that Patel had confirmed his investment, Tash said: “I’m happy for any of them to be out.” Patel bought WellCare Health Plans, then a small health maintenance organization, in 1992 and sold it a … Performing Arts; and $3 million for a research institute at Florida Hospital Tampa. They also have built hospitals in India and Zambia, where Kiran Patel grew up …

Patel to focus on philanthropy after sale of Freedom Health | 11/12/2017

Florida Hospital Tampa. The financial terms of the Anthem deal were not disclosed in the press release, but Patel stands to make millions. Most of his personal fortune came from the sale of another HMO, WellCare Health Plans, which he founded in 1985 in Tampa and sold in 2002 for a reported $200 million. WellCare is still headquartered in Tampa and is now one of the top 500 public companies …

Wellcare Health Plans

Pictet Asset Management Ltd. Has $6.20 Million Stake in WellCare Health Plans, Inc. (NYSE:WCG) | 12/4/2019

Pictet Asset Management Ltd. reduced its holdings in shares of WellCare Health Plans, Inc. (NYSE:WCG) by 4.0% in the 3rd quarter, according to its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The firm owned 23,927 shares of the company’s stock after selling 990 shares during the quarter. Pictet Asset Management Ltd.’s holdings in WellCare Health Plans were worth $6,201,000 as of its most recent SEC filing …

WellCare Selected to Continue Serving Kentucky’s Medicaid Managed Care Program, Awarded Sole Contract for New Kentucky SKY Program | PR Newswire | 12/4/2019

LOUISVILLE, Ky. and TAMPA, Fla. WellCare Health Plans, Inc. (NYSE: WCG ) announced today the Kentucky Cabinet for Health and Family Services selected WellCare of Kentucky (“WellCare”) to continue serving the Commonwealth’s Medicaid managed care program in all eight program regions. The new five-year contract is anticipated to begin on July 1, 2020 . WellCare has provided Medicaid managed care services for Kentuckians since 2011, and under the new contract will …

Humana

Highest Sales per Share in the Managed Health Care Industry Detected in Shares of Wellcare Health (WCG, HUM, ANTM, MOH, CNC) | 12/4/2019

Wellcare Health (WCG, HUM, ANTM, MOH, CNC) 2:35am By James Quinn Below are the three companies in the Managed Health Care industry with the highest sales per share. Sales per share is a valuable metric in comparing relative value for companies in the same industry. Wellcare Health ranks highest with a sales per share of $397.42. Following is Humana Inc with a sales per share of $382.56. Anthem Inc ranks …

Molina Healthcare Wins Kentucky Medicaid Managed Care Deal - December 4, 2019 - Zacks.com | 12/4/2019

Humana Inc. ( HUM - Free Report ) , UnitedHealthcare Group Inc. ( UNH - Free Report ) and WellCare Health Plans Inc. These companies will manage health care services for more than 1.3 million people via TANF, CHIP and ABD Medicaid programs. The Medicaid contracts are expected to be launched on Jul 1, 2020 and run through Dec 31, 2025 and may be renewed for up to five additional two year periods through Dec 31, 2035 …

Centene Corp

Highest Sales per Share in the Managed Health Care Industry Detected in Shares of Wellcare Health (WCG, HUM, ANTM, MOH, CNC) | 12/4/2019

Highest Sales per Share in the Managed Health Care Industry Detected in Shares of Wellcare Health (WCG, HUM, ANTM, MOH, CNC) 2:35am By James Quinn Below are the three companies in the Managed Health Care … Healthcar follows with a sales per share of $341.67, and Centene Corp rounds out the top five with a sales per share of $288.24. SmarTrend is tracking the current trend status for Wellcare Health and …

Top 5 Companies in the Managed Health Care Industry With the Highest Future Earnings Growth (HQY, HUM, WCG, CNC, GTS) | 12/3/2019

Top 5 Companies in the Managed Health Care Industry With the Highest Future Earnings Growth (HQY, HUM, WCG, CNC, GTS) Written on Tue, 12/03/2019 - 2:32am By Shiri Gupta Below are the three companies in the Managed Health Care Healthequity Inc 25.6%. Following is Humana Inc with a future earnings growth of 20.6%. Wellcare Health 16.7%. Centene Corp 16.3%, and Triple-S Mgmt-B 15.8%. SmarTrend is tracking the current trend …

Aetna

Molina Healthcare Wins Kentucky Medicaid Managed Care Deal - December 4, 2019 - Zacks.com | 12/4/2019

… Aetna, a subsidiary of CVS Health Corporation ( CVS - Free Report ) , Humana Inc. ( HUM - Free Report ) , UnitedHealthcare Group Inc. ( UNH - Free Report ) and WellCare Health Plans Inc. These companies will manage health care services for more than 1.3 million people via TANF, CHIP and ABD Medicaid programs. The Medicaid contracts are expected to be launched on Jul 1, 2020 and run through Dec 31, 2025 and may be renewed for up …

CVS Health Set to Acquire Centene’s IlliniCare Health Plan | Zacks | 12/3/2019

… WellCare. Per the agreement, Centene will retain IlliniCare’s Medicare-Medicaid Alignment Initiative business and IlliniCare’s statewide YouthCare foster care contract. Notably, the financial terms of this transaction will be kept under wraps. Recent Developments Recently, CVS Health invested in a crucial development with the aim of bolstering the Medicaid and Medicare business lines. In November 2019, CVS Health — with its newly-acquired Aetna business — developed a Social Isolation Index to …

UnitedHealthcare

Molina Healthcare Wins Kentucky Medicaid Managed Care Deal - December 4, 2019 - Zacks.com | 12/4/2019

UnitedHealthcare Group Inc. ( UNH - Free Report ) and WellCare Health Plans Inc. These companies will manage health care services for more than 1.3 million people via TANF, CHIP and ABD Medicaid programs. The Medicaid contracts are expected to be launched on Jul 1, 2020 and run through Dec 31, 2025 and may be renewed for up to five additional two year periods through Dec 31, 2035. Molina is focused on government …

Anthem, Passport to protest $7B Kentucky Medicaid contract loss | Healthcare Dive | 12/3/2019

Healthcare Dive they will proceed to the formal bid protest process. Aetna, Humana, Molina, UnitedHealthcare and WellCare were the winners in the Kentucky contract awarded last week . They will provide coverage to about 1.3 million Medicaid members beginning July 1. The contract is worth about $7 billion each year, according to analyst David Windley with Jefferies. Kentucky has yet to receive any formal appeals from either Anthem or Passport, a …

Fidelis Care

Centene Corporation Announces Extension of Exchange Offers and Consent Solicitations for WellCare Notes | PR Newswire | 12/3/2019

… CNC ) (“Centene”) announced today the extension of the expiration date of the offers to exchange (the “Exchange Offers”) notes (the “WellCare Notes”) issued by WellCare Health Plans, Inc. (NYSE: WCG ) (“WellCare”) for up to $1,950,000,000 … about the impact of the Merger, Centene’s recent acquisition (the “Fidelis Care Transaction”) of substantially all the assets of New York State Catholic Health Plan, Inc., d/b/a Fidelis Care New York (“ Fidelis Care

Molina Healthcare

Passport, a 20-year managed Medicaid veteran in Kentucky, loses out on $8B contract | Becker’s Hospital Review | 12/2/2019

Passport Health Plan is among the losers in a bid to help manage Kentucky’s $8 billion-a-year Medicaid business, according to the Courier Journal . The office of Republican Gov. Matt Bevin chose five health insurers to manage the contracts: Aetna Better Health of Kentucky, Humana, WellCare Health Insurance of Kentucky, UnitedHealthcare and Molina Healthcare. The five-year contracts are effective July 1 and cover about 1.2 million Kentuckians. Passport …

Beshear aide voices concern as Kentucky’s new Medicaid contracts drop Passport, Anthem | 12/2/2019

On its way out, the administration of Republican Gov. Matt Bevin has given five health-insurance companies new, five-year deals to manage the care of Kentuckians on Medicaid — and dropped Anthem Inc. and the nonprofit Passport Health Plan, which now have contracts with the state. The three returning firms are subsidiaries of Aetna, Humana and WellCare. The two newcomers are UnitedHealthcare Community Plan of Kentucky and Molina Healthcare of …

The Health Plan

Aging Matters: Pearl Harbor Rememberance week program Wednesday | 11/30/2019

… Wellcare) will be available to provide information to Medicaid beneficiaries. The Health Plan Providers will be in the first floor conference room of the DSS office, 741 N. Highland Ave., Winston-Salem, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Tuesday. State appointed Outreach Specialists are also at DSS to help Medicaid beneficiaries enroll in a plan from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. weekdays. Volunteers needed for memory loss study The Shepherd’s …

Aging Matters: Medicare workshop planned | 11/24/2019

… Wellcare) will be available to provide information to Medicaid beneficiaries. The Health Plan Providers will be in the first floor conference room of the DSS office, 741 N. Highland Ave., Winston-Salem, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Tuesday. State appointed Outreach Specialists are also at DSS to help Medicaid beneficiaries enroll in a plan from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. weekdays. Volunteers needed for memory loss study The Shepherd’s …

Cigna

WHY HEALTHCARE SHOULD BE NATIONALIZED | 11/29/2019

Cigna $ 53.73 $ 203.09 ↑ 278% 11 million Humana $ 75.31 $ 248.07 ↑ 229% 13 million UnitedHealthcare $ 58.20 $ 220.46 ↑ 279% 41.6 million Centene $ 6.86 $ 50.44 ↑ 635% 14 million Molina $ 25.80 $ 76.68 ↑ 197% 3.5 million Wellcare Health $ 42.41 $ 201.11 ↑ 374% 4.4 million S&P 50 $ 1,468.36 $ 2,673.61 ↑ 82% N/A Yr=year. S&P 50=Standard and Poor’s top 50 companies. ( ) published enrollment numbers are from different years, 2015 to 2019. Access to Care Two …

ASSAULT ON AMERICA’S WORKERS TAKING ITS TOLL - DECLINE IN U.S. LIFE EXPECTANCY - “The record stock prices touted by Trump are, in fact, a measure of the increased economic exploitation that has produced the fall in life expectancy among workers.” | 11/28/2019

Cigna $ 53.73 $ 203.09 ↑ 278% 11 million Humana $ 75.31 $ 248.07 ↑ 229% 13 million UnitedHealthcare $ 58.20 $ 220.46 ↑ 279% 41.6 million Centene $ 6.86 $ 50.44 ↑ 635% 14 million Molina $ 25.80 $ 76.68 ↑ 197% 3.5 million Wellcare Health $ 42.41 $ 201.11 ↑ 374% 4.4 million S&P 50 $ 1,468.36 $ 2,673.61 ↑ 82% N/A Yr=year. S&P 50=Standard and Poor’s top 50 companies. ( ) published enrollment numbers are from different years, 2015 to 2019. Access to Care Two …

Hometown Health

HomeTown Health Recognizes Key Leaders in Rural Hospitals Throughout Georgia | PRWeb | 11/1/2019

HomeTown Health Recognizes Key Leaders in Rural Hospitals Throughout Georgia Share Article HomeTown Health Recognized Key Leaders Rural Georgia Hospitals in its Annual Awards Luncheon Clinch Memorial Hospital, Homerville, GA “These leaders are just a … Christopher Jones, Consulting Team Leader, Secure Records Solutions Thomas Stair, Wellcare Likewise, Terry Edwards, Learning & Development Specialist, HomeTown Health, also completed the 2019 Leadership Program this year. About HomeTown Health: HomeTown Health, LLC, celebrating its …

HomeTown Health Recognizes Key Leaders in Rural Hospitals Throughout Georgia | Markets Insider | Business Insider | 11/1/2019

CUMMING, Ga. , Nov. 1, 2019 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ – HomeTown Health, LLC held its 20th Annual Fall Conference at Callaway Gardens in Pine Mountain, Georgia , October 22-25th with over 200 hospital members and business partners in attendance … Christopher Jones , Consulting Team Leader, Secure Records Solutions Thomas Stair , Wellcare Likewise, Terry Edwards , Learning & Development Specialist, HomeTown Health, also completed the 2019 Leadership Program this year. About HomeTown Health: HomeTown Health, LLC, celebrating its …

David Windley

Anthem, Passport to protest $7B Kentucky Medicaid contract loss | Healthcare Dive | 12/3/2019

Healthcare Dive they will proceed to the formal bid protest process. Aetna, Humana, Molina, UnitedHealthcare and WellCare were the winners in the Kentucky contract awarded last week . They will provide coverage to about 1.3 million Medicaid members beginning July 1. The contract is worth about $7 billion each year, according to analyst David Windley with Jefferies. Kentucky has yet to receive any formal appeals from either Anthem or Passport, a …

Cigna, WellCare Report Solid Third-Quarter Earnings | 11/7/2019

Both Cigna Corp. and WellCare Health Plans, Inc. delivered third-quarter 2019 earnings results that beat Wall Street’s expectations and largely impressed analysts — particularly in light of other insurers’ recent issues with medical loss ratio … of $5.50 beating the consensus estimate by 43%, Jefferies analysts David Windley and David Styblo wrote in a research note. WellCare’s third-quarter 2019 MLR of 87.0% beat the consensus estimate by 130 basis points …

Michael Neidorff

UPDATE 1-Centene to sell Illinois health plan unit to CVS to aid merger with WellCare | Yahoo News | 12/2/2019

… Health Plan Inc, to CVS Health Corp, as it looks to close its $15.27 billion deal to buy smaller rival WellCare Health Plans Inc.” data-reactid=”12” Dec 2 (Reuters) - Health insurer Centene Corp said … plan is the next step in that process,” Centene CEO Michael Neidorff said in a statement. WellCare and Centene expect the merger to close by the first half of 2020. Shareholders of the two companies …

Centene sells Illinois health plan to CVS Health to bolster WellCare deal | FierceHealthcare | 12/2/2019

… WellCare, said Centene President and CEO Michael Neidorff in a statement. RELATED: SEC filings offer a look inside the Centene-WellCare merger talks The deal with WellCare, announced back in March, is expected to close by the first half of 2020 and has gotten approval by 26 states so far. CVS and WellCare have made previous moves to divest certain Medicaid plans in order to get federal and state approval …

Rhonda Mims

WellCare Partners with GENYOUth to Expand “Grab and Go” School Breakfast Program in Georgia – Company Announcement - FT.com | Financial Times | 11/7/2019

… Nov. 7, 2019 /PRNewswire/ – More than 100,000 children in Georgia face the school day on an empty stomach. In response, WellCare of Georgia , a WellCare Health Plans , Inc. (NYSE: WCG) company, and the WellCare Community … working with partners like GENYOUth to implement innovative solutions,” said Rhonda Mims , WellCare’s executive vice president and chief public affairs officer and president of the WellCare Community Foundation . According to research conducted by the Food …

Alexis Glick

WellCare Partners with GENYOUth to Expand “Grab and Go” School Breakfast Program in Georgia – Company Announcement - FT.com | Financial Times | 11/7/2019

… Nov. 7, 2019 /PRNewswire/ – More than 100,000 children in Georgia face the school day on an empty stomach. In response, WellCare of Georgia , a WellCare Health Plans , Inc. (NYSE: WCG) company, and the WellCare Community … meet the health and wellness needs of Georgia’s youth,” said Alexis Glick , GENYOUth chief executive officer. “By providing Grab and Go breakfast carts throughout the state, we are not only increasing students’ access to a …

Ken Burdick

WellCare boosts membership, profits ahead of Centene deal | Becker’s Hospital Review | 10/31/2019

WellCare Health Plans grew its profits and membership as its pending sale to Centene Corp. moves forward, according to Forbes contributor Bruce Japsen. Leading the growth was WellCare’s Medicare Advantage segment. In its recent earnings report , WellCare said its private Medicare business increased by 19,000 members in the third quarter to about 563,000 as of Sept. 30. The insurer’s CEO Ken Burdick said WellCare plans to expand Medicare Advantage plans …

WellCare beats Wall Street outlook with $7B in revenue in Q3 as Centene merger looms | FierceHealthcare | 10/30/2019

WellCare beat Wall Street expectations with $7.14 billion in revenue for the third quarter as it continues to prepare for the merger with government insurer Centene. The government plan insurer’s earnings were boosted by the … driven by a combination of organic and acquired growth,” CEO Ken Burdick said in a statement. The $7.14 billion in revenue is an increase compared to the $5 billion generated by WellCare in the third …

Drew Asher

WellCare beats Wall Street outlook with $7B in revenue in Q3 as Centene merger looms | FierceHealthcare | 10/30/2019

WellCare beat Wall Street expectations with $7.14 billion in revenue for the third quarter as it continues to prepare for the merger with government insurer Centene. The government plan insurer’s earnings were boosted by the … the acquisition of Meridian and expanded footprint in Florida,” said Drew Asher, chief financial officer, on an investor call Wednesday. Zacks Equity Research said Wednesday that the earnings report beat its expectations for the quarter …

WellCare Health Plans, Inc. (WCG) CEO Kenneth Burdick on Q3 2019 Results - Earnings Call Transcript | Seeking Alpha | 10/30/2019

WellCare Health Plans, Inc. (NYSE: WCG ) Q3 2019 Earnings Conference Call October 30, 2019 9:00 AM ET Company Participants Beau Garverick - Senior Vice President, Investor Relations Kenneth Burdick - Chief Executive Officer Andrew Asher - Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer Operator Good day, and welcome to WellCare’s Third Quarter 2019 Earnings Conference Call. All participants will be in listen-only mode. [Operator Instructions] Please note today’s event is being recorded …

Kenneth Burdick

WellCare Health Plans, Inc. (WCG) CEO Kenneth Burdick on Q3 2019 Results - Earnings Call Transcript | Seeking Alpha | 10/30/2019

WellCare Health Plans, Inc. (NYSE: WCG ) Q3 2019 Earnings Conference Call October 30, 2019 9:00 AM ET Company Participants Beau Garverick - Senior Vice President, Investor Relations Kenneth Burdick - Chief Executive Officer Andrew Asher - Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer Operator Good day, and welcome to WellCare’s Third Quarter 2019 Earnings Conference Call. All participants will be in listen-only mode. [Operator Instructions] Please note today’s event is being recorded …

Wellcare Health Plans Inc (WCG) Q2 2019 Earnings Call Transcript | Yahoo News | 7/30/2019

Wellcare Health Plans Inc (WCG) Q2 2019 Earnings Call Transcript Motley Fool Transcribers, The Motley Fool Logo of jester cap with thought bubble. More Image source: The Motley Fool. Wellcare Health Plans Inc (NYSE: WCG … I will now turn the discussion over to Ken. Ken? Kenneth Burdick – Chief Executive Officer Thank you, Beau. Good morning, everyone, and thank you for joining us today as we review our second quarter 2019 …

Michael F. Neidorff

Centene, WellCare merger gets approval from five more states, bringing the total to 24 | The Business Journals | 10/18/2019

Digital producer, Tampa Bay Business Journal Oct 18, 2019, 12:28pm EDT Centene Corp . and Tampa-based WellCare Health Plans Inc.’s planned $17.3 merger has gained the approval of five more states. Arizona, Connecticut, Georgia … benefits that our combination will bring to recipients and communities,” Michael F. Neidorff , Centene’s chairman, president and CEO, said in a statement. “We will continue to work with the remaining state insurance regulators to demonstrate …

Centene and WellCare Announce Five Additional State Insurance Department Approvals for Pending Merger | PR Newswire | 10/18/2019

ST. LOUIS and TAMPA, Fla. , Oct. 18, Centene Corporation (NYSE: CNC ) (“Centene”) and WellCare Health Plans, Inc. (NYSE: WCG ) (“WellCare”) today announced that the insurance departments of Arizona , Connecticut , Georgia , Ohio and Texas have now … that our combination will bring to recipients and communities,” said Michael F. Neidorff , Centene’s Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer. “We will continue to work with the remaining state insurance regulators to demonstrate how we …

Donald Trump

Medicare Advantage open enrollment starts this week. Here are the health plans’ star ratings for 2020 | FierceHealthcare | 10/12/2019

… Medicare Advantage has been a key focus for the administration, and referenced an executive order signed last week by President Donald Trump on the matter . “Thanks to the president’s leadership and commitment, the improvements that … average; UnitedHealthcare, Aetna and Anthem earn a 4.0 score; and WellCare earns a 3.7. Under this model, it indicates that most of MA’s covered lives will be in plans with high-quality. Humana, for example …

HealthPayerIntelligence News for healthcare insurance and accountable care organizations - HealthPayerIntelligence | HealthPayer Intelligence | 10/4/2019

New Executive Order Pledges Increased Support for Medicare Advantage October 4, 2019 - On Thursday, President Trump issued the Executive Order on Protecting and Improving Medicare for Our Nation’s Seniors that will authorize the Department of Health & Human Services to expand Medicare Advantage and reduce fee-for-service. “Americans have to get the highest quality. So we have the highest quality that Americans deserve,” President Donald Trump… WellCare Divests to Anthem …

Morgan Haefner

WellCare to sell Medicaid plans to Anthem as Centene deal nears | Becker’s Hospital Review | 10/1/2019

WellCare to sell Medicaid plans to Anthem as Centene deal nears Morgan Haefner - Print Email WellCare Health Plans will sell its Medicaid business in Missouri and Nebraska to Anthem. The sale comes amid WellCare’s impending sale to Centene Corp. Under WellCare’s sale, Anthem will acquire about 300,000 Medicaid members.Centene’s acquisition of WellCare is set to close in the first half of 2020. Once the organizations receive all regulatory approvals and …

3 things to know about WellCare’s finances ahead of Centene deal | Becker’s Hospital Review | 8/20/2019

Centene deal Morgan Haefner - Print Email Centene’s acquisition of WellCare Health Plans is set to close in the first half of 2020, and may even close sooner , Centene’s CEO said in July. Below are three things to know about WellCare’s finances ahead of the pending transaction, according to the insurer’s second-quarter earnings release : 1. WellCare posted adjusted revenue of $7 billion in the second quarter of 2019, up 53.5 …