Health insurance

eHealth, Inc. Announces Second Quarter 2021 Results

Thursday, July 29, 2021 - 9:12pm

SANTA CLARA, Calif., July 29, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --eHealth, Inc.(Nasdaq: EHTH), a leading private online health insurance marketplace, today announced its financial results for the second quarter ended June 30, 2021.

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  • SANTA CLARA, Calif., July 29, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --eHealth, Inc.(Nasdaq: EHTH), a leading private online health insurance marketplace, today announced its financial results for the second quarter ended June 30, 2021.
  • A webcast and conference call will be held today, Thursday, July 29, 2021 at 5:00 p.m. Eastern / 2:00 p.m. Pacific Time to discuss these results.
  • The live webcast and supporting presentation slides will be available on the Investor Relations section of eHealth's website at http://ir.ehealthinsurance.com .
  • Since 1997, we have connected more than 8 million members with quality, affordable health insurance, Medicare options, and ancillary plans.

HealthLynked Corp. Announces the Addition of Sabrina Katz as Multimedia Executive Producer and Spokesperson

Thursday, July 29, 2021 - 1:00pm

Miss Katz will oversee creating a wide range of educational, informative, and unique video content for HealthLynked.

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  • Miss Katz will oversee creating a wide range of educational, informative, and unique video content for HealthLynked.
  • News segments will feature common health issues starting with women's healthcare covering menopause, hormone replacement therapies, breast cancer, cervical dysplasia and more.
  • "We are excited to have Sabrina join HealthLynked as our multimedia producer and company spokesperson.
  • For additional information about HealthLynked Corp., please visit www.healthlynked.com and connect with HealthLynked on Twitter, Facebook, and LinkedIn.

Keynote Speakers and Conference Schedule Announced for Open Networking & Edge Summit + Kubernetes on Edge Day 2021

Thursday, July 29, 2021 - 1:00pm

SAN FRANCISCO, July 29, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- The Linux Foundation , the nonprofit organization enabling mass innovation through open source, along with co-hosts LF Edge , LF Networking , and Cloud Native Computing Foundation (CNCF) today announced the full schedule for Open Networking & Edge Summit + Kubernetes on Edge Day .

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  • SAN FRANCISCO, July 29, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- The Linux Foundation , the nonprofit organization enabling mass innovation through open source, along with co-hosts LF Edge , LF Networking , and Cloud Native Computing Foundation (CNCF) today announced the full schedule for Open Networking & Edge Summit + Kubernetes on Edge Day .
  • Open Networking & Edge Summit (ONE Summit) is THE event for End to End Connectivity Solutions powered by Open Source.
  • Kubernetes on Edge Day, held alongside ONE Summit, gathers developers and adopters to share lessons learned in building, breaking, and bettering their edge infrastructure on top of Kubernetes.
  • Conference session tracks include: Enterprise Networking & Edge, Cloud Networking & Edge, Kubernetes on Edge, The New Service Provider (Open Core, Unified Edge & Universal Access) and Business Critical & Innovation.

New Robin Hood Report: NYC's Child Care System In Dire Need Of Reform

Thursday, July 29, 2021 - 1:00pm

Lack of affordable child care also impacts New York City's economy with child care disruptions costing the City an estimated $1.28 billion annually because of work absences and turnover related to child care.

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  • Lack of affordable child care also impacts New York City's economy with child care disruptions costing the City an estimated $1.28 billion annually because of work absences and turnover related to child care.
  • Access to quality, affordable child care also has an impact on children's physical and mental well-being, preparedness for school and long-term economic mobility.
  • Without adequate federal support, New York City risks losing half of its already constrained child care supply, which will result in even greater disruptions.
  • "Every day, parents in New York City have to choose between going to work or taking care of their kids due to a lack of accessible and affordable child care options.

Ontario Southeast Regional Hospitals to Expand Use of Novari Technology

Thursday, July 29, 2021 - 12:30pm

As part of a regional initiative, the southeast regional hospitals are embarking ona transformational project designedtoimprove access to care, standardize workflows and improveefficienciesforboth medicine and surgical referrals.

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  • As part of a regional initiative, the southeast regional hospitals are embarking ona transformational project designedtoimprove access to care, standardize workflows and improveefficienciesforboth medicine and surgical referrals.
  • The Ontario Ministry of Health,Ontario Healthand hospitals across the province have been working tomitigatethe impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on patients.
  • NovariHealth's innovative and uniqueaccess to caretechnologiesareliveandbeing implemented at dozens of hospitals and regional health authorities across Canada.
  • Novari, Novari Health, Novari ATC, Novari eVisit, Novari eRequest, Novari Access to Care are all trademarks of Novari Health Incorporated.

Insurtech Startup Spot Announces $17.5 Million in Funding to Fill the Gaps in the Health Insurance Landscape and Save Consumers from Medical Debt

Wednesday, July 28, 2021 - 3:05pm

Spot , the tech startup modernizing insurance by providing digital, on-demand injury insurance to tens of thousands of customers, today announced it has raised $17.5 million in funding, including $15 million in equity and $2.5 million in debt.

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  • Spot , the tech startup modernizing insurance by providing digital, on-demand injury insurance to tens of thousands of customers, today announced it has raised $17.5 million in funding, including $15 million in equity and $2.5 million in debt.
  • The company will use the new capital to grow the team, forge new partnerships, and ramp up marketing efforts.
  • Health insurance across America is broken and high medical costs are causing Americans to go into debt and even file for bankruptcy , said Matt Randall, co-founder, and CEO of Spot.
  • Spot is the tech startup offering subscription, on-demand injury insurance that protects everyone from athletes to active people and families.

Mark Farrah Associates Assesses Private-Sector Health Insurance Business for the New York City Area

Wednesday, July 28, 2021 - 6:11pm

Mark Farrah Associates (MFA), www.markfarrah.com , presents an analysis of the top insurers and employers in the New York City area, gleaned from 5500 Employer Health Plus , a product designed to simplify the analysis of the 5500 series data.

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  • Mark Farrah Associates (MFA), www.markfarrah.com , presents an analysis of the top insurers and employers in the New York City area, gleaned from 5500 Employer Health Plus , a product designed to simplify the analysis of the 5500 series data.
  • The top insurers competing for health insurance market share in New York City include UnitedHealth, Anthem, Cigna and CVS.
  • MFAs 5500 Employer Health Plus has been designed to simplify the analysis of employer health and 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 .

GoHealth's Second Quarter 2021 Earnings Release and Conference Call Scheduled for August 11, 2021

Wednesday, July 28, 2021 - 10:03pm

A live audio webcast of the conference call will be available via GoHealth's Investor Relations website, https://investors.gohealth.com/ .

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  • A live audio webcast of the conference call will be available via GoHealth's Investor Relations website, https://investors.gohealth.com/ .
  • A digital audio recording of the conference call will be made available following the conference call.
  • Interested parties are also invited to join the conference call by dialing 833-519-1310 and conference ID 5464567.
  • As a leading health insurance marketplace and Medicare-focused digital health company, GoHealth's mission is to improve access to healthcare in America.

Tuman Global Solutions A Division of Trawick International Announces a New Insurance Industry Partnership with Hotspot Cover

Wednesday, July 28, 2021 - 5:00pm

"The offering that Hotspot Cover and Tuman Global Solutions will provide travelers is a rare opportunity in the insurance industry," said Dan Tuman, CEO, Tuman Global Solutions.

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  • "The offering that Hotspot Cover and Tuman Global Solutions will provide travelers is a rare opportunity in the insurance industry," said Dan Tuman, CEO, Tuman Global Solutions.
  • Hotspot Cover will provide travel insurance, medical insurance, and terrorism coverage for areas typically excluded on most travel insurance policies.
  • "Hotspot Cover's comprehensive travel insurance combined with Tuman Global Solutions' commercial insurance abilities is a game-changer for international organizations," said Mark Butler, CEO, Hotspot Cover.
  • In addition, Tuman Global Solutions will provide comprehensive personal insurance plans for expatriates ranging from Personal Accident Insurance to Critical Illness Insurance.

Health Care Service Corporation Appoints Sarah Soong as Treasurer

Wednesday, July 28, 2021 - 2:00pm

CHICAGO, July 28, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Health Care Service Corporation (HCSC) announced Sarah Soong joins the company as vice president and treasurer, effective as of July 26.

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  • CHICAGO, July 28, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Health Care Service Corporation (HCSC) announced Sarah Soong joins the company as vice president and treasurer, effective as of July 26.
  • Sarah has more than two decades of capital structuring and treasury experience, managing assets to generate lasting value.
  • Prior to her role at Xcel, she served as vice president and treasurer for Oncor Electric Delivery, Texas' largest regulated utility.
  • Health Care Service Corporation is the country's largest customer-owned health insurer, with nearly 17 million members in its health plans in Illinois, Montana, New Mexico, Oklahoma and Texas.