Humana Inc. (Humana) is a health and supplemental benefits companies. The Company is a full-service benefits solutions company, offering an array of health and supplemental benefit plans for employer groups, government benefit programs, and individuals. As of December 31, 2007, Humana had approximately 11.5 million members in its medical benefit plans, as well as approximately 6.8 million members in its specialty products.
Humana is committed to helping employers manage their healthcare costs, guiding consumers to make informed health and benefits decisions, and giving back to the communities they serve.
Humana offers traditional insurance plus innovative plans that give consumers greater choice and control. With all their plans, you have access to personalized guidance to help you choose and use your plan – so you can make the best decisions for your budget and your healthcare needs.
Product Types Offered
Are you self-employed, an early retiree, a small business employee, or an employee at a company that no longer offers group health insurance? Or are you simply looking to replace your current individual health plan? The answer is HumanaOne®.
They offer five types of plans:
Employer-provided insurance helps three out of five Americans manage healthcare costs. Humana offers plans and spending accounts for all types of companies:
High Deductible Health Plan (HDHP)
Personal Care Account PPO
Preferred Provider Organization (PPO)
Health Maintenance Organization (HMO)
Point of Service (POS)
Medicare is the nation’s largest health insurance program, covering 40 million Americans. It was designed to provide high-quality health care to people 65 and over, as well as to others with disabilities. Humana offers Medicare Advantage plans, many of which include prescription drug coverage, as well as stand-alone Medicare Part D prescription drug plans and Medicare Supplement plans.
Humana offers two basic types of plans:
Medicare Advantage Plans
Humana Prescription Drug Plan (PDP)
At Humana, they recognize the importance of obtaining a supplier base capable of and committed to providing high-quality products and services to our associates and customers.
Health Care Networks:
Here are some of the most recent news regarding Humana:
Humana and BG Medicine Enroll More Than 6,800 Participants in BioImage Study Focused on Heart Attack Prediction
LOUISVILLE, Ky. & WALTHAM, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Imagine if doctors could easily detect the conditions that cause many heart attacks or strokes – in time to prevent the life-threatening attacks. BG Medicine and Humana (NYSE: HUM) have enrolled 6,822 Humana members in a study intended to develop new diagnostics for predicting heart attacks and strokes in the months or years before they happen. Although effective treatments are likely to exist and several new treatments are being developed, only reliably finding people who are at high risk can make effective prevention of first heart attacks and strokes possible. The Humana members volunteered to participate in the study.(Continue Reading)
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