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Forbes  Oct 30  Comment 
Health insurance giant Cigna (CI), beating profit forecasts for the third quarter, raised its earnings forecast for the rest of the year and said it will double revenues in the next seven to eight years on growth driven in part by the shift away...
Market Intelligence Center  Oct 30  Comment 
The U.S. health insurance industry is undergoing rapid transformation. The change is mostly being brought about by the unending rise in medical costs, price-and service-consciousness among consumers, fierce competition, shift of customer mix,...
BusinessWeek  Oct 30  Comment 
Standard health insurance or, in some cases, worker's compensation should cover treatment
New York Times  Oct 29  Comment 
The ballot measure would allow consumers to sue to keep costs down on individual and small group plans, even after a commissioner had approved them.
Forbes  Oct 29  Comment 
Imagine being able to check out of a hospital and seeing an itemized list of all the care you received, down to the minute. Or only having your health insurance charged for what care you actually received. Or having the hospital predict and staff...
NPR  Oct 28  Comment 
Home health care aides often toil for low pay and in jobs without benefits, including health insurance. A million more home health care workers will be needed to meet demand over the next decade.
BusinessWeek  Oct 28  Comment 
Small business health insurance exchanges, called SHOPs, get a head start on the second year of Obamacare
Insurance Journal  Oct 28  Comment 
Gerry Kosko has joined Suhr Risk Services in San Jose, Calif. as account executive in employee benefits. Kosko is a health insurance funding strategist. He specializes in working with business owners and human resources managers to streamline the...
Insurance Journal  Oct 28  Comment 
Alabama consumers will see more competition when the health insurance marketplace opens next month for its second year. United Healthcare took a cautious approach to the marketplaces the first year and chose not to participate in most states,...
CNNMoney.com  Oct 27  Comment 
Got health insurance at work? You may still have to shell out thousands of dollars before it kicks in.




 

The health insurance industry consists of companies that provide clients ranging from individuals to large institutions with health insurance. Like other insurers these companies make money by charging their clients a premiums for their insurance contracts and investing those premiums in the market.

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