You’ve heard of a chief operating officer, chief financial officer and chief executive officer. But what about chief behavioral officer?

It’s official: Optum, the healthcare services arm of UnitedHealth Group, will acquire The Advisory Board Company’s healthcare division.

Wearables may be appealing the medical industry, but evidence shows engagement usually wanes and devices don't necessarily improve outcomes.

Anthem says it reached its goal of reducing filled opioid prescriptions by 30% earlier than it initially planned.

Medicaid alternative payment models might have to evolve in order to maximize their impact, a new report concludes.

Cigna has a message for managed care companies: It’s time to make the insights you glean from your robust data sets publicly available.

Humana is joining forces with Amgen on a multifaceted research venture that aims to improve health outcomes.

Express Scripts will roll out a new program that will limit opioid prescriptions for first-time users.

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