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The proposed merger between pharmacy chain CVS and insurer Aetna would give the new combined company greater leverage to engage in a commercial trade ..
Imagine a man, Carl, who walks into a pharmacy, buys an over-the-counter HIV test at his local store. Now imagine that the store, which collects copio..
(Newser) – When Cara Pressman gets seizures, she describes it as "like having a nightmare but while you're awake," giving her the chills and the shake..
(Newser) – When Cara Pressman gets seizures, she describes it as "like having a nightmare but while you're awake," giving her the chills and the shake..
A teenager had a simple two-word response to the insurance company that denied coverage of a brain surgery that would have ended her seizures. The 15-..
Two large nonprofit Catholic hospital chains are discussing a possible merger, according to the Wall Street Journal. If a deal is struck, it would cre..
Having health insurance is supposed to save you money on your prescriptions. But increasingly, consumers are finding that isn't the case. Patrik Swanl..
Hospital operators Ascension Health and Providence St. Joseph Health are in talks to merge in a deal that would create the nation's largest hospital c..
I'm Business columnist David Lazarus, and here's a rundown of upcoming stories this week and the highlights of last week. Trading will kick off Monday..
Ascension Health and Providence St. Joseph Health are in talks about a merger between the two Catholic non-profits that would create the largest U.S. ..
NEW YORK (Reuters) - Ascension Health and Providence St. Joseph Health are in talks about a merger between the two Catholic non-profits that would cre..
Ascension Health and Providence St. Joseph Health are in talks about a merger between the two Catholic non-profits that would create the largest U.S. ..
Ascension Health and Providence St. Joseph Health are in talks about a merger between the two Catholic non-profits that would create the largest U.S. ..
Felicia Wong is president and chief executive of the Roosevelt Institute. We are living in a new age of monopoly power. Mega-mergers are dominating he..
Despite living in a country that delivers some of the best health care in the world, we often settle for end-of-life care that is inconsistent with ou..
Democrats are ramping up their attacks on major corporate mergers after a series of megadeals from corporate giants. Warren and other Democrats say th..
Companies announced plans to cut 35,038 jobs in November, an increase of 30 percent from last year, a private survey reported Thursday. From January t..
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The trial to determine if the U.S. Department of Justice can stop AT&T Inc’s $85 billion purchase of media company Time Warner ..
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The trial to determine if the U.S. Department of Justice can stop AT&T Inc’s $85 billion purchase of media company Time Warner ..
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Josh Brookhart has four health insurers to choose from in Seattle’s King County for 2018, more than many Americans like him who..
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Josh Brookhart has four health insurers to choose from in Seattle’s King County for 2018, more than many Americans like him who..
FILE - This Tuesday, Oct. 16, 2012, file photo, shows a portion of the UnitedHealth Group Inc.'s campus in Minnetonka, Minn. UnitedHealth Group Inc. s..
In another example of the blurring boundaries in the health care industry, UnitedHealth Group, one of the nation’s largest insurers, said Wednesday th..
The nation's biggest health insurer is spending nearly $5 billion to buy hundreds of clinics, just three days after rival Aetna announced a bigger tie..
The nation's biggest health insurer is spending nearly $5 billion to buy hundreds of clinics, just three days after rival Aetna announced a bigger tie..
The nation's biggest health insurer is spending nearly $5 billion to buy hundreds of clinics, just three days after rival Aetna announced a bigger tie..
Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway can finally claim a victory in the health-care sector. UnitedHealth is paying $4.9 billion for a division of DaVit..
MINNETONKA — The nation's biggest health insurer is spending nearly $5 billion to buy hundreds of clinics, just three days after rival Aetna announced..
UnitedHealth Group Inc., the nation's biggest health insurer, is spending nearly $5 billion to buy hundreds of clinics, just three days after rival Ae..
The nation's biggest health insurer is spending nearly $5 billion to buy hundreds of clinics, just three days after rival Aetna announced a bigger tie..
The nation's biggest health insurer is spending nearly $5 billion to buy hundreds of clinics, just three days after rival Aetna announced a bigger tie..
The nation's biggest health insurer is spending nearly $5 billion to buy hundreds of clinics, just three days after rival Aetna announced a bigger tie..
The nation's biggest health insurer is spending nearly $5 billion to buy hundreds of clinics, just three days after rival Aetna announced a bigger tie..
The nation's biggest health insurer is spending nearly $5 billion to buy hundreds of clinics, just three days after rival Aetna announced a bigger tie..
UnitedHealth struck a $4.9 billion deal on Wednesday to acquire the DaVita Medical Group unit of kidney dialysis firm DaVita in an all-cash transactio..
(Reuters) - The largest U.S. health insurer UnitedHealth Group Inc will buy DaVita Inc’s primary and urgent care services for $4.9 billion in its seco..
If CVS Health (CVS) President and CEO Larry J. Merlo is to be believed, the proposed $69 billion merger with the country's third-largest health insure..
Dec 6 (Reuters) - The following are the top stories in the Wall Street Journal. Reuters has not verified these stories and does not vouch for their ac..
When drug company chief executive Heather Bresch was hauled in front of Congress last year to defend the high price of lifesaving EpiPens, she drew sk..
Dec 5 (Reuters) - The following bids, mergers, acquisitions and disposals were reported by 2000 GMT on Tuesday: ** Britain’s Cineworld Group Plc seale..
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - It is uncertain who in the U.S. government will carry out an antitrust review of CVS Health Corp’s (CVS.N) deal to buy health i..
CVS Health's proposed takeover of insurer Aetna is being pitched as a cost-effective antidote to the complex and at times frustrating American health ..
Dec 5 (Reuters) - The following are the top stories in the Wall Street Journal. Reuters has not verified these stories and does not vouch for their ac..
The latest on developments in financial markets (All times local): 4 p.m. It was a mixed day on Wall Street as investors pondered which companies woul..
Stocks that moved substantially or traded heavily on Monday: General Cable Corp., up $7.65 to $29.45 The wiring maker agreed to be bought by Prysmian ..
___ $69B Aetna bid pushes CVS deeper into consumers' lives CVS Health says its $69-billion acquisition of the insurer Aetna will help create a custome..
dowd, thanks very much. To the biggest health insurance deal in history, CVS, the massive drugstore chain has agreed to buy health insurance titan Aet..
A drugstore chain that used to hawk cigarettes behind the front counter now wants to offer nutrition advice and work with your doctor to keep you heal..
The Dow Jones industrial average reached a record high on Monday, with banks and retailers surging and technology companies falling as investors reali..
CNBC's Jim Cramer has found that certain companies have started to "change the narrative" with strategic mergers and acquisitions when doubt falls on ..