Tag Archives: insurance

March, 2016

  • 9 March

    Smoothing the Path

    Medication adherence continues to be a challenge for the health care community. Successful treatment of disease simply cannot occur if patients are not adherent to medications. In addition, non-adherence leads to systemic waste. For example, up to 10% of all money spent on health care is attributed to avoidable health …

July, 2015

  • 8 July

    Aetna to Buy Rival Humana for $37 Billion

    HARTFORD, Conn. & LOUISVILLE, Ky.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Aetna (NYSE: AET) and Humana Inc. (NYSE: HUM) today announced that they have entered into a definitive agreement under which Aetna will acquire all outstanding shares of Humana for a combination of cash and stock valued at $37 billion or approximately $230 per Humana share …