Health Economics

Molina Healthcare Reaffirms its Commitment to Kentucky

Friday, May 29, 2020 - 10:27pm

Molina Healthcare is excited to reaffirm its commitment to the Commonwealth of Kentucky and to the city of Louisville with todays announcement of its upcoming participation in Kentuckys Medicaid managed care program.

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  • Molina Healthcare is excited to reaffirm its commitment to the Commonwealth of Kentucky and to the city of Louisville with todays announcement of its upcoming participation in Kentuckys Medicaid managed care program.
  • Our team at Molina is ready to begin serving the Commonwealth of Kentucky, said Molinas president and chief executive officer, Joe Zubretsky.
  • Molina Healthcare, Inc., a FORTUNE 500 company, provides managed healthcare services under the Medicaid and Medicare programs and through the state insurance marketplaces.
  • Through its locally operated health plans, Molina Healthcare served approximately 3.4 million members as of March 31, 2020.

Black Women's Health Imperative Announces New Rare Disease Diversity Coalition

Friday, May 29, 2020 - 2:00pm

WASHINGTON, May 29, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Today,theBlack Women'sHealth Imperative (BWHI) announced the formation of a new coalition focused on reducing racial disparities in the rare disease community.

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  • WASHINGTON, May 29, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Today,theBlack Women'sHealth Imperative (BWHI) announced the formation of a new coalition focused on reducing racial disparities in the rare disease community.
  • The coalition's steering committee made up of rare disease experts, health and diversity advocates, and industryleaders isconvening for its inaugural meeting today.
  • The work of the Rare Disease Diversity Coalition is led by BWHI and a leadership steering committee comprised of advocacy, community and industry leaders.
  • The Black Women's Health Imperative (BWHI) is a national non-profit organization dedicated to advancing health equity and social justice for Black women, across the lifespan, through policy, advocacy, education, research, and leadership development.

Molina Healthcare Announces Pricing of Offering of $800 Million of Senior Notes Due 2028

Thursday, May 28, 2020 - 9:45pm

The Notes will not be guaranteed by any of the Companys subsidiaries at the time of issuance.

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  • The Notes will not be guaranteed by any of the Companys subsidiaries at the time of issuance.
  • The Notes will bear interest at a rate of 4.375% per year.
  • Molina Healthcare, Inc., a FORTUNE 500 company, provides managed healthcare services under the Medicaid and Medicare programs and through the state insurance marketplaces.
  • Through its locally operated health plans, Molina Healthcare served approximately 3.4 million members as of March 31, 2020.

Mark Farrah Associates Assessed Private-Sector Health Insurance Benefits

Thursday, May 28, 2020 - 3:11pm

Mark Farrah Associates (MFA), www.markfarrah.com , presents a high-level overview of health benefit insights gleaned from MFAs new 5500 Employer Health Plus product.

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  • Mark Farrah Associates (MFA), www.markfarrah.com , presents a high-level overview of health benefit insights gleaned from MFAs new 5500 Employer Health Plus product.
  • Observations obtained from 5500 Employer Health Plus are based on 62,281 employers that indicated they had active health benefit contracts as of their most recent filings.
  • MFAs 5500 Employer Health Plus has been designed to simplify the analysis of employer health & welfare benefits including medical, dental, vision, disability and other benefits.
  • Committed to simplifying analysis of health insurance business, our products include Health Coverage Portal , Medicare Business Online , Medicare Benefits Analyzer , County Health Coverage , Health Plans USA and 5500 Employer Health Plus .

Molina Healthcare Announces Proposed Offering of $800 Million of Senior Notes Due 2028

Thursday, May 28, 2020 - 2:00pm

Molina Healthcare, Inc. (NYSE: MOH) (the Company) today announced that it intends to privately offer, subject to market and other conditions, $800 million aggregate principal amount of senior notes due 2028 (the Notes).

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  • Molina Healthcare, Inc. (NYSE: MOH) (the Company) today announced that it intends to privately offer, subject to market and other conditions, $800 million aggregate principal amount of senior notes due 2028 (the Notes).
  • The interest rate, offering price and other terms of the Notes will be determined by negotiations between the Company and the representative of the initial purchasers.
  • Molina Healthcare, Inc., a FORTUNE 500 company, provides managed healthcare services under the Medicaid and Medicare programs and through the state insurance marketplaces.
  • Through its locally operated health plans, Molina Healthcare served approximately 3.4 million members as of March 31, 2020.

Providence Releases 2019 Report Showcasing Commitment to the Health of our Communities

Wednesday, May 27, 2020 - 6:00pm

RENTON, Wash., May 27, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Providence , one of the largest health care systems in the nation,announced today its inaugural Annual Report to our Communities .

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  • RENTON, Wash., May 27, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Providence , one of the largest health care systems in the nation,announced today its inaugural Annual Report to our Communities .
  • This report highlights how Providence benefited the community by focusing on upstream health.
  • Why Providence Addressed Each Key Initiative in 2019:
    Housing and Homelessness :Providence sees a vital intersection between health care and housing and believes both are basic human rights.
  • Health Access :Health care is about ensuring equity of care for everyone by providing access to a comprehensive suite of social and health services.

Global healthcare payer solutions market is forecast to grow from an estimated $ 39 billion in 2020 to $ 50 billion by 2025

Wednesday, May 27, 2020 - 5:20pm

To estimate and forecast the market size of global healthcare payer solutions market from 2019 to 2025.

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  • To estimate and forecast the market size of global healthcare payer solutions market from 2019 to 2025.
  • To classify and forecast global healthcare payer solutions market based on service type, application, end user, company and regional distribution.
  • To examine competitive developments such as expansions, new service launches, mergers & acquisitions, etc., in global healthcare payer solutions market.
  • In this report, global healthcare payer solutions market has been segmented into following categories, in addition to the industry trends which have also been detailed below:
    Global Healthcare Payer Solutions Market, By Service Type:

Global Healthcare Payer Solutions Market (2020 to 2025) - by Service Type, Application, End-user, Region, Competition, Forecast & Opportunities - ResearchAndMarkets.com

Wednesday, May 27, 2020 - 9:51am

The Global Healthcare Payer Solutions Market is forecast to grow from an estimated $ 39 billion in 2020 to $ 50 billion by 2025.

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  • The Global Healthcare Payer Solutions Market is forecast to grow from an estimated $ 39 billion in 2020 to $ 50 billion by 2025.
  • The Global Healthcare Payer Solutions Market is driven by the increasing cases of frauds in the healthcare industry and rising awareness towards health insurance across the globe.
  • The Global Healthcare Payer Solutions Market is segmented based on service type, application, end-user, and region.
  • Regionally, the Global Healthcare Payer Solutions Market has been segmented into Asia-Pacific, North America, South America, Europe, and Middle East & Africa.

Business, Physician and Consumer Groups Call on California Legislators to Protect Vulnerable Independent Primary Care Practices in Danger of Closing Due to COVID-19

Tuesday, May 26, 2020 - 9:35pm

Employers know that primary care is essential to a healthy work force and employees access to a high-value health care system.

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  • Employers know that primary care is essential to a healthy work force and employees access to a high-value health care system.
  • Primary care should be the front door to the health care system and its currently in danger of closing, said Elizabeth Mitchell president and CEO of PBGH.
  • If we dont support primary care practices, theyll either close or be bought up by larger health care systems or private equity groups.
  • We call on the California Legislature to act now to protect independent primary care throughout the state, and with it, the very foundation of our health care system.

CarePlus Health Plans Shares Five Steps Seniors Can Take to Protect Their Health this Hurricane Season

Tuesday, May 26, 2020 - 6:00pm

By taking action now, you can more easily rest assured that you and your family will stay safe and healthy this hurricane season.

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  • By taking action now, you can more easily rest assured that you and your family will stay safe and healthy this hurricane season.
  • For more information about preparing for hurricane season during COVID-19, and how to protect yourself and others in a public shelter, visit cdc.gov .
  • CarePlus Health Plans, Inc., a recognized leader in health care delivery, has been in operation in the state of Florida for 20 years.
  • CarePlus is committed to enriching the health care experience for consumers and business partners through the provision of Medicare Advantage HMO health plans.