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  • Harvard Pilgrim HealthCare Selling Small-Group Plans On Chamber Insurance Trust

    Harvard Pilgrim HealthCare announced Monday it is now selling small-group health plans through the Chamber Insurance Trust, an alliance of about 60 chambers of commerce in Connecticut. The Chamber Insurance Trust combines the buying power of more than...
  • Aetna's Earnings Beat Analysts' Expectations

    Aetna on Tuesday beat analysts' expectations for second-quarter earnings as the insurer had growth in membership, revenues and net income. Net income for the quarter was $548.8 million, or $1.52 per share, compared with $536 million, or $1.49 per share....
  • Gender Transition Now Covered

    Sorry, I didn't realize that -- it was the email address that popped up automatically. No worries, I'll figure something out. Thanks. On Tuesday, February 24, 2015, Sandy Csizmar wrote: Sorry Daniela. I just saw this - you sent to my...
  • Gender Transition Now Covered By Insurance

    The Connecticut Insurance Department is directing all health insurance companies operating in the state to provide coverage of mental health counseling, hormone therapy, surgery and other treatments related to a patient's gender transition.  Joining a...
  • Aetna Chosen As Subcontractor In Qatar's Universal Health Care Coverage

    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...
  • Aetna Marketing Campaign Features Employees On Billboards

     Aetna Marketing Campaign Features Employees On Billboards
    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...
  • Connecticut Leaves Businesses Vulnerable

    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...
  • Baby Boomers, Gen X, Millennials Define Being Healthy Differently

    Kids these days — they're just not as healthy as we are, or our parents were. That's generally the sentiment of about 1,800 people surveyed this spring by Harris Interactive for a study commissioned by Aetna. The Hartford-based health insurance...
  • UnitedHealth's shares dip on small increase in quarterly profit

    UnitedHealth Group Inc., the nation's largest health insurer, reported a tiny uptick in third-quarter profit, disappointing investors who have bid up the company's shares in recent months. The Minnetonka, Minn., company said government funding cuts to...
  • Anthem policy on propofol for colonoscopies may be shortsighted

    Anthem policy on propofol for colonoscopies may be shortsighted
    There is perhaps no better metaphor for the painful relationship between patients and our for-profit healthcare system than the fact that Anthem Blue Cross thinks you don't need anesthesia for a colonoscopy. It's not "medically necessary," the insurer...
  • Letters: Colonoscopies without propofol

    Re "Anthem's propofol policy discourages a vital procedure," Column, Oct. 18 David Lazarus is wrong to expect Anthem Blue Cross to cover propofol sedation for all colonoscopies. Many gastroenterologists such as myself perform colonoscopies under...