Topic: Medical Loss Ratio
Aetna has added 250,000 Medicare Advantage members and has trimmed costs in the first quarter as it looks to close a deal with CVS Health.
For the second year in a row, Blue Shield of California will issue tens of millions of dollars’ worth of rebates to its customers.
Fewer than 25 percent of insurers across the country kept the ratio of medical claims to premiums at or below a profitable threshold for their ACA exchange policies.
Health insurers suffered significantly greater financial losses on qualified health plans in the individual market compared to near-identical policies in the small-group market.
Medical erroris the third leading cause of death in U.S., behind only heart disease and cancer, according to astudypublished inThe BMJ.