Third Party Administrators

November 12, 2014 | Anthony Brino

Taking stock of its diversification strategy, the nation's largest health insurer is creating a new enterprise oversight unit, moving around some key leaders and saying goodbye to others, all before a big enrollment push.

November 11, 2014 | Richard Pizzi

The California-based nonprofit health system and HMO Kaiser Permanente is hustling and bustling this year.

October 21, 2014 | Anthony Brino

Insurers that trace their ancestry back to the first days of American health insurance are now facing potentially existential challenges.

July 22, 2014 | Anthony Brino

A direct primary care company is targeting employers with a new self-funding model that could spell disruption for the third-party administrator business.

July 15, 2014 | Anthony Brino

Group plans are increasingly expanding their consumer-directed health plans with health savings accounts, after toying with lower deductibles and reimbursement account wrapping.

July 7, 2014 | Anthony Brino

The insurer-owned Allegheny Health Network is partnering with a national cancer center to offer new therapies and trials in western Pennsylvania, a sign of heightening regional competition and the emergence of new models for pursuing innovative treatments.

June 16, 2014 | Anthony Brino

Even amid delays in enforcement of the Affordable Care Act's employer mandate, tax and reporting regulations are sowing confusion among employers and putting large businesses on edge.

May 9, 2014 | Kelsey Brimmer

Increased admissions drove revenue gains for Tenet Healthcare Corporation and Community Health Systems in the first quarter of 2014 compared to 2013. Both for-profit hospital firms appear confident midway through Q2.

May 5, 2014 | Anthony Brino

With more employers adopting high deductible plans for their workers, the market is opening up for supplemental benefits in some of healthcare's most expensive areas.

April 24, 2014 | Anthony Brino

So far, 2014 is not looking too shabby for some large insurers. Aetna, the Hartford-based giant, raised its outlook following a record quarter, but that doesn't mean there aren't headwinds.

April 22, 2014 | Anthony Brino

Midwest managed care insurer Centene is on a roll. It beat Wall Street's first quarter expectations, increased membership and has its eyes on a new international venture.

April 10, 2014 | Anthony Brino

Many startups and companies from other industries have physicians, hospitals, insurers and medtech manufacturers in their sights, betting that they can offer better services at cheaper prices for dissatisfied consumers.

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