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  1. College TownRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    ... a.m. May 16 on the school's H.L. Rocheleau Field. Becker College, Worcester, Leicester: Karen S. Rohan, president of Aetna Inc., will deliver the keynote address at the school's 227th commencement ceremony at 11 a.m. May 9 at The Hanover Theatre for ...

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  2. Will Apple, Goldman Sachs and Target help set the tone for other...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Fox News

    ... sex reassignment under Medicare last year. This has prompted insurance companies to roll out more options. Insurer Aetna ( AET ) currently covers gender reassignment surgery in 33 plans offered to federal employees through the Federal Employees ...

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  3. Pfizer Inc. (PFE), Anthem Inc (ANTM), Aetna Inc (AET): Swedish Fund,...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Insider Monkey

    Anders Hallberg and Carl Bennet's healthcare-focused fund, Healthinvest Partners AB , recently disclosed its equity holdings in a 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. After some shuffling during the first quarter, the new top picks of the fund are Magellan Health Inc , Pfizer Inc. , Anthem Inc , Aetna Inc , and LifePoint Hospitals, Inc. .

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  4. Business-backed group says ditch insurance mandates, give everyone creditsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Business Insurance

    ... by Raymond Gilmartin, former CEO of the pharmaceutical company Merck, and Ronald Williams, former CEO of the insurer Aetna. The report calls for income-based subsidies to be scrapped. In their place would be tax credits available to everyone for ...

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  5. Experts Discuss the Place of Pathways in Oncology Payment ReformApril ...Read the original story

    Friday | The American Journal of Managed Care

    ... of the Community Oncology Alliance; Ira Klein, MD, MBA, FACP, National Medical Director, Clinical Thought Leadership, Aetna, Inc; and Jennifer Malin, MD, medical director for Oncology Solutions and Innovation, Wellpoint. Dr Malin informed the ...

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  6. Aetna Receives Average Recommendation of "Buy" from AnalystsRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 22 | AmericanBankingNews.com

    Aetna has been given a consensus recommendation of "Buy" by the nineteen brokerages that are presently covering the company, Analyst Ratings Net reports . Six analysts have rated the stock with a hold recommendation and eleven have issued a buy recommendation on the company.

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  7. CMS Fines Insurer for Misleading Medicare Part D BeneficiariesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 21 | jdsupra.com

    The federal agency that oversees Medicare's prescription drug program has alleged that a major U.S. insurance company misled beneficiaries about the pharmacies included in the company's drug plan, and imposed a $1 million fine. According to a civil monetary notice issued by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services , Aetna Inc. improperly reported that almost 7,000 retail pharmacies would be "in-network" pharmacies under Aetna's 2015 Medicare Part D plans.

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  8. Einhorn's Greenlight Capital buys into GM againRead the original story

    Monday Apr 20 | Reuters

    ... and construction company Chicago Bridge and Iron Co NV in the first quarter. Greenlight said it sold its position in Aetna Inc. It also exited three "losing short positions that fell victim to takeovers." These were Safeway Ltd, Freescale ...

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  9. UPDATE 1-Einhorn's Greenlight Capital buys into GM againRead the original story

    Monday Apr 20 | Reuters

    ... and construction company Chicago Bridge and Iron Co NV in the first quarter. Greenlight said it sold its position in Aetna Inc. It also exited three "losing short positions that fell victim to takeovers." These were Safeway Ltd, Freescale ...

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  10. Medicaid: Anthem is still calculating profitability of Kentucky contractRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 20 | Business Journal

    ... made will go back to Kentucky. Anthem's contract with the state - like similar Medicaid-managed care contracts held by Aetna Inc., Humana Inc., Passport Health Plan and WellCare Health Plans Inc. - is set to expire on June 30. The contracts divvy up ...

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  11. CRIS Gala Draws A Sold-Out Crowd At Bond BallroomRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 20 | CTNow.com

    ... the night prompted many of those attending sporting fashion reminiscent of disco dancing and hippy flair. Judge and Aetna vice president Floyd Green , was taller than usual thanks to three-inch platform shoes circa 1976, while emcee WFSB's Scot ...

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  12. UnitedHealth hikes forecast, shares edge to new heightsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    ... ngs every quarter, and many analysts and investors see it as a bellwether for other insurers. Competitors Anthem Inc., Aetna Inc. and Humana Inc. all will report results later this month, and their shares also climbed in Thursday trading.

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  13. 8 Managed Care Stocks To Watch In Earnings SeasonRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 16 | Benzinga

    ... Inc (NYSE: ANTM )'s seasonality" -- the analysts sit $0.04 above the Street (see estimates below). They also think Aetna Inc (NYSE: AET ) has "the toughest Y/Y comp after recognizing $0.45 of favorable benefits including lower flu, lower utilization ...

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  14. UnitedHealth Boosts 2015 Forecast as Optum Revenue IncreasesRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 16 | The Washington Post

    ... results. The shares rose 3.6 percent to $121.52 at 10 a.m. in New York, leading a rally among health insurers. Aetna Inc. advanced 2.6 percent, while Cigna Corp. added 2.3 percent and Anthem Inc. rose 2 percent. Humana Inc. gained 1.4 percent. The ...

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  15. Aetna, Moffitt Cancer Center Form Oncology Medical HomeRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 16 | Business Wire

    )-- Moffitt Cancer Center and Aetna (NYSE: AET ) announced today a collaboration to create an oncology medical home that is designed to improve the care experience for cancer patients. Within an oncology medical home model, teams of cancer ...

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  16. Thursday's ETF Movers: IHF, GDXJRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 16 | MarketNewsVideo

    In trading on Thursday, the iShares U.S. Healthcare Providers ETF is outperforming other ETFs, up about 0.8% on the day. Components of that ETF showing particular strength include shares of UnitedHealth Group , up about 3.3% and shares of Aetna , up about 2.6% on the day.

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  17. First quarter cat bonds reach record of $1.70 billion issuedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | Business Insurance

    ... Co., entered the market in March with the first Florida-only hurricane bond of 2015, while returning sponsors included Aetna Inc., Catlin Group Ltd., Tokio Marine Holdings Inc. and State Farm Mutual Automobile Insurance Co., which raised $300 ...

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  18. Press release distribution, EDGAR filing, XBRL, regulatory filingsRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 14 | Business Wire

    Par consequent, les declarations du Sartorius Group pour l'e... )--TSP , a leading provider of information technology services to Fortune 500 companies, announced it has acquired the service contract porti... )--Generac Holdings Inc. , a leading designer and manufacturer of power generation equipment and other engine powered products, today announced... )--Aetna will report first-quarter 2015 results on Tuesday, April 28, at 6 a.m. ET and host a conference call at 8:00 a.m. ET on that day.

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  19. Help Wanted: Job Openings in and Near SimsburyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 14 | Patch.com

    ... products and related services, including medical, pharmacy, dental, behavioral health, group life...9 hours ago from Aetna Inc. NEWMetropolitan District Commission - Hartford, CTDESCRIPTION The purpose of this classification is to plan, direct, ...

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  20. Aetna, Cigna balk as Angelina effect spurs genetic cancer testingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 13 | Business Insurance

    Medical researchers call it the "Angelina Effect," the surge in demand for genetic testing attributable to movie star Angelina Jolie's public crusade for more aggressive detection of hereditary breast and ovarian cancer. But there's a catch: Major insurance companies including Aetna Inc., Anthem Inc. and Cigna Corp. are declining to pay for the latest generation of tests, known as multigene panel tests, Reuters has learned.

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