Topic: Medicare Advantage
Anthem posted strong financial results for the first quarter of 2018, with net income increasing by 30%.
A Medicare initiative to prevent seniors and people with serious disabilities from developing Type 2 diabetes is off to a rocky start, experts say.
A major health insurer isn't waiting for the Medicare agency to show its hand on how it will address the move toward value-based payments.
MA plans have been touted as a way to give more control to seniors, but non-minorities may be reaping most of the benefits.
Speaker Paul Ryan didn't accomplish his goal of Medicare and Medicaid reform, but providers are worried his successor will pick up the torch.
The Louisville-based insurer bought up a 22-clinic physician practice in Florida, amid speculation that Walmart might be interested in a deal.
Starting next year, nonmedical goods, including air conditioners, food and rides to appointments, may be added to Medicare Advantage benefits.
The Surgeon General released a public health advisory urging more Americans to carry naloxone and more physician practice news from around the web.
As part of a final rule released earlier this week, CMS also moved forward with policies to curb opioid misuse within Part D plans.
For now, CMS is "encouraging" MA sponsors to connect with Blue Button 2.0, but it's considering rulemaking that would make that a requirement.