Centene announced another five states have approved its pending $17B merger with WellCare, bringing total number of approvals to 24.

Health IT company Cerner announced a definitive agreement to acquire IT consulting and engineering firm AbleVets as a wholly owned subsidiary.

Tech giant Google has tapped former Obama administration healthcare official Karen DeSalvo as its first chief health officer.

CMS Administrator Seema Verma said a value-based pricing approach will help curb the high cost of drugs.

Centene Corporation, Walgreens and RxAdvance announced this week that they’re joining forces to grow the use of a cloud-based PBM platform. 

Fitbit and pharmaceutical giants Bristol-Myers Squibb and Pfizer are collaborating to improve atrial fibrillation detection.

Microsoft is teaming up with Nuance Communications to use technology to solve a big pain point for doctors—too much time spent on documentation.

As the public debate on health reform rolls on, a new report analyzes how these different approaches could impact insurers' bottom lines.