| Feb 9, 2014
| 5:00 AM
When Liz Davidson told friends 15 years ago that she was quitting her job running a hedge fund, they thought she was misguided.
Then Davidson revealed her new career plan, and they thought she was really nuts.
She launched a company that gives...
| Feb 10, 2014
| 9:57 AM
Howard A. Kahn, the chief executive of L.A. Care Health Plan, said he plans to leave in January after leading the large Medicaid managed-care provider for 13 years.
The organization announced the move late Friday. Kahn said it was time to do something...
| Jan 27, 2014
| 6:59 PM
Maryland approved a plan Monday to allow small businesses to offer employees small group health plans in April, but pushed back the launch of its small business health care exchange website to Jan. 1, 2015, in line with the federal health exchange....
| Feb 2, 2014
| 7:33 PM
Business owner Lori Golden wasn't looking for charity.
But the 62-year-old Northridge resident said that's what it felt like when she tried to buy an Obamacare health insurance policy through the Covered California exchange — and instead learned...
| May 7, 2014
| 3:34 PM
Things continue to get tough for the Obamacare dead-enders, those increasingly lonely opponents whose only comeback against the flow of good news about the Affordable Care Act is to conjure up absurd arguments against it (I mean you, Cato's Michael...
| Apr 26, 2014
| 8:00 AM
Sherry Loveless can see the promise of managed care right through her bedroom door.
Saddled with multiple disabilities, Loveless, 61, has been stuck in her Rockford bedroom for months because the doorway is too narrow for her wheelchair to squeeze...
| Jan 15, 2014
Valley Preferred, a preferred provider organization aligned with Lehigh Valley Health Network, is settting up its second accountable care agreement with a private insurance company to optimize health care and lower costs. Valley Preferred and insurance...
| Dec 14, 2012
| 6:25 PM
Even the president of the United States cried when addressing the nation Friday about "this heinous crime" in Newtown.
So how are parents supposed to explain the shooting to their children?
Be calm and delicate with the facts, said Julian Ford, a...
| Jun 12, 2013
| 12:16 PM
Aetna has a key role in Qatar's new national health care system.
The Hartford health insurer was chosen to help the National Health Insurance Company of Qatar in developing a disease management program and to help generally in improving the country's...
| Jun 18, 2013
| 9:51 AM
Working at Aetna for some employees also means having your face seen by more than 100,000 drivers daily — at least this summer.
Five employees, and one Aetna employee's son, are featured on billboards in the Hartford region this summer as part...
| Jun 21, 2013
| 4:42 PM
Texas Gov. Rick Perry made a splash by arriving in Connecticut on the wings of an advertising blitz declaring the Lone Star State "Open for Business." Perry wants Connecticut businesses to move to Texas. There's nothing new in governors alighting in other...