May 31, 2016
UnitedHealthcare's pullback from government-run health insurance exchanges includes vacating the online marketplace for California, state regulators announced Tuesday.
April 10, 2016
The Affordable Care Act suffered another jolt late last week with the news that UnitedHealth Group, the nation’s largest health insurer, was making good on its threat to pull out of Obamacare, beginning with its operations in Georgia and Arkansas.
March 22, 2016
Both regulators responsible for reviewing insurance mergers in California have now approved Centene Corp.'s $6.8 billion acquisition of Health Net, allowing the controversial deal to move forward.
March 18, 2016
The Brown administration this week formally asked the U.S. government to sign off on a revamped tax on health plans that has the primary goal of continuing to pull in more than $1 billion in federal money.
Feb. 29, 2016
Blue Shield of California, one of the state's biggest health plans, has eliminated up to 460 jobs, including about 300 in Sacramento and the Central Valley, more than 70 in Southern California, and close to 80 in its San Francisco headquarters office and other Bay Area outposts.