Under pressure from investors to boost growth and earnings, the company has raced to set up its own pharmacy benefit manager and add to the out-of-territory managed care products it sells without the Blue Cross Blue Shield label. It is considering the potential opportunities created in the Trump administration's green-lighting of extended "short-term" individual policies that side-step ACA regulations.


Related Reports

Molina | National MCO Analyzer | 2019 (Event Driven)

Molina's restructuring has led to entirely new corporate management, substantive changes in state-level plan management, and outsourcing of its IT, risk adjustment, and payment integrity functions...

View Details

WellCare Group of Companies | National MCO Analyzer | 2019 (Event Driven)

WellCare's proposed acquisition by Centene represents a union of two very similar companies: both focused exclusively on government-supported healthcare and both built through an aggressive acquis...

View Details

Kaiser Permanente | National MCO Analyzer | 2019 (Event Driven)

Kaiser Foundation Health Plan, the nation's largest integrated insurer, is continuing its expansion agenda, building new facilities to support its growing membership base, and extending its operat...

View Details

Centene | National MCO Analyzer | 2019 (Event Driven)

Centene's aggressive growth strategy has made it the largest managed Medicaid organization in the country. Much of Centene's growth has come through expansions of its Medicaid operations in ex...

View Details